After spending several months in an orbiting lab, three astronauts prepare to return to earth only to find their rockets wont fire. After initially thinking they might have to abandon them in orbit, NASA decides to launch a daring rescue. Their plans are complicated by a Hurricane headed towards the launch site and a shrinking air supply in the astronauts capsule.

  1. John Sturges


  2. Martin Caidin


  3. Mayo Simon


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  1. Gregory Peck

    Gregory Peck

    Charles Keith

  2. Richard Crenna

    Richard Crenna

    Jim Pruett

  3. David Janssen

    David Janssen

    Ted Dougherty

  4. James Franciscus

    James Franciscus

    Clayton Stone

  5. Gene Hackman

    Gene Hackman

    Buzz Lloyd

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Status Released

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  • December 11, 1969


Original Language English

Runtime 2h 14m

Budget -

Revenue -



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