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I Aim at the Stars

I Aim at the Stars(1960)

Also Known As: A Rocket and Four Stars | Give Me the Stars | The Wernher von Braun Story |

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Brief Synopsis

Rocket scientist Werner von Braun faces controversy when he emigrates to the U.S. to work in the space program.

Cast & Crew

Curt Jurgens Wernher von Braun
Victoria Shaw Maria von Braun
Herbert Lom Anton Reger
Gia Scala Elizabeth Beyer
James Daly Maj. William Taggert
Adrian Hoven Mischke
Gerard Heinz Professor Hermann Oberth
Karel Stepanek Capt. Walter Dornberger
Peter Capell Dr. Neumann
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Munich: 19 Aug 1960; New York and Los Angeles openings: 19 Oct 1960
Release Date:  1960 Production Date:  The Charles H. Schneer Production
LC
35mm: FGB 4726-31
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Columbia Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Morningside Worldwide Pictures, S.A.
Duration(mins):  106-107 Country:  Germany and United States
Duration(feet):  9,571    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • Wernher von Braun was one of my childhood heroes

    Samuel Dupree 2010-01-21

    I grew up back in the late 1950's when Wernher von Braun was popularizing space exploration. One of the reasons I went into orbital mechanics and... MORE>

  • I knew the von Brauns

    Susan Robinson 2009-09-06

    I grew up in Huntsville, AL, where my father worked at Redstone Arsenal. I knew von Braun's daughters, but met their father only once. Von Braun was... MORE>

  • Aim for the Stars, but keep hitting London

    Bill Brink 2009-09-06

    So much of the true story about von Braun was ignored in the making of this film. The one worthwhile aspect of this propaganda effort was the inclusion of... MORE>