Want to behold the glory that is 'Apollo 13' in the comfort of your own home? Hunting down a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the Ron Howard-directed movie via subscription can be difficult, so we here at Moviefone want to take the pressure off.
We've listed a number of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription choices - along with the availability of 'Apollo 13' on each platform. Now, before we get into the nitty-gritty of how you can watch 'Apollo 13' right now, here are some details about the Universal Pictures historical drama flick.
Released June 30, 1995, 'Apollo 13' stars Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, Kevin Bacon, Gary Sinise. The PG movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 20 min, and received a score of 77 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which compiled reviews from 22 respected critics.
Interested in knowing what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "This Hollywood drama is based on the events of the Apollo 13 lunar mission, astronauts Jim Lovell (Tom Hanks), Fred Haise (Bill Paxton) and Jack Swigert (Kevin Bacon) find everything going according to plan after leaving Earth's orbit. However, when an oxygen tank explodes, the scheduled moon landing is called off. Subsequent tensions within the crew and numerous technical problems threaten both the astronauts' survival and their safe return to Earth."