Ten years after becoming the first American in space Alan Shepard battles back from health problems to command the Apollo 14 mission.
Did You Know?
JoAnna Garcia, who plays Alan Shepherd's daughter Julie, later played the wife of Shepherd's fellow Mercury astronaut Gus Grissom in The Astronaut Wives Club (2015). See more
As Shephard is starting the descent burn, the shot shows the room at MIT. The footage is being ran backwards, as it shows a person walking backwards on the upper left and backwards movement on the upper right of the screen. See more
References Peter Gunn
Did You Ever Have to Make Up Your Mind
Performed by The Lovin' Spoonful
Written by John Sebastian
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