THE RIGHT STUFF 1983 Ladd Co., Warner Bros.
Sam Shepard as Chuck Yeager, the first man to break the sound barrier on October 14 1947 in “THE RIGHT STUFF”.
THE RIGHT STUFF
The seven Mercury astronauts in their space suits and full gear march down the hall to glory in “THE RIGHT STUFF”
Dennis Quaid as Gordon “Gordo” Cooper when he was a test pilot at Edwards Air Force Base and prior to being chosen on of the sever Mercury astronauts in “THE RIGHT STUFF”
Scott Glenn as Alan Shepard, Ed Harris as John Glenn, Dennis Quaid as Gordon “Gordo” Cooper, Fred Ward as Gus Grissom, Scott Paulin as Deke Slayton, Lance Henriksen as Wally Schirra and CHarles Frank as Scott Carpenter are the seven Mercury astronauts in “THE RIGHT STUFF”.
THE BEST PICTURE OF THE YEAR
– Gene Siskel & Roger Ebert, “At The Movies”
An American epic, a movie with all the Right Stuff.
– David Ansen, Newsweek
‘The Right Stuff’ has vigor, action, humor, heroics and personal revelations, with all the rousing tumult of a victory parade. This is a picture that Hollywood will show proudly around the world.
– Gene Shalit, “Today”
A terrific motion picture. Whatever ‘the right stuff’ is, “The Right Stuff” has it, lots of it.
– Joel Siegel, “Good Morning America”
A great movie. Exciting and thrilling. Heartwarming. Funny and satirical. When it’s over you feel good.
– Roger Ebert, “At The Movies”
A magnificent movie. The epic of the year, a grand and glorious entertainment.
– Judith Crist, WOR-TV
The most important, thrilling and inspired movie of the year. An instant American classic. ‘The Right Stuff’ is the front runner for the Oscar. like the men with the right stuff, this movie has it all.
– Pat Collins, CBS Morning News CBS-TV
Stirring. Astonishingly entertaining.
– Pauline Kael, The New Yorker
Rousing, funny. The film makes one glad to be alive.
– Vincent Canby, New York Times
A grand, yet edifying entertainment.
– Richard Schickel, Time
‘The Right Stuff’ is not only the best movie of the year, but towers over everything made in the longest time.
– Bernard Drew, Gannett Newspapers