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  • 75
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Want to know what the “right stuff” really is? Take a look. show more

  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    For those of us too young, this will give you an idea of what it meant to watch those baby steps that led to one giant leap. show more

  • 88
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    One small documentary for a filmmaker and one giant leap in inspiration for audiences. show more

  • 90
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    This magnificent documentary, directed by David Sington and presented by Ron Howard, rises to the occasion by interspersing its interviews with NASA footage that evokes the grandeur of the whole Apollo adventure. show more

  • 100
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Quite simply, a revelation. show more

  • 75
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    And oh, what stories these heroes have to tell - and what incredible sights they brought back with them. show more

  • 90
    Kirk Honeycutt The Hollywood Reporter

    The value of this film, not just to moviegoers today but to future generations, is simply enormous. show more

  • 100
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    These astronauts are still alive, but as long as mankind survives, their journeys will be seen as the turning point -- to what, it is still to be seen. show more

  • 100
    Maitland McDonagh TV Guide

    By turns awe-inspiring and deeply human. show more

  • 88
    Rene Rodriguez Miami Herald

    Seeing the Earth from the point of view these men saw it -- ''like a jewel hung in the blackness'' -- tends to put things in perspective. show more

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