For All Mankind
For All Mankind (1989)

This documentary utilizes the official film footage taken by NASA and the astronauts during various Apollo missions. The footage was blown up to 35mm without a loss of visual quality. Director Al Reinert has done an excellent job of… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1989
DVD Release Date: February 15, 2000
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Critic Score: 93% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Anton Bitel
Little White Lies

It could be argued that the Apollo missions were essentially a big, expensive photo opportunity for the propaganda machine of the Cold War, but Reinert's film serves to remind us that they also redefined who, where and why we are.

Sean Axmaker

... not a documentary of an Apollo mission but the story man's odyssey to the moon...

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Peter Canavese
Groucho Reviews

For All Mankind is about what makes these men all the same...and, to some extent what makes us all the same: our infinitesimal smallness in the humbling vastness of the universe. [Blu-ray]

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Christopher Long
Movie Metropolis

Apparently, grown men tend to act the same on the moon. One astronaut in mid-leap shouts "Ya-hoo!" If youre not smiling while you watch that, youve obviously never dreamed.

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Fernando F. Croce
Slant Magazine

If not the screen's ultimate portrait of space travel, For All Mankind remains a peerless planetarium show.

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Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

Hipnótico ao trazer imagens absolutamente fabulosas de um (ou, a rigor, de vários) dos grandes momentos da História recente da Humanidade.

James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk

encapsulates with great power the wonderment of something that too many of us now take for granted

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Jason Morgan

like looking at the night sky for the first time.

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John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

Visually stunning, For All Mankind bears repeated watching

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Flixster Audience Score: 91% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
The Apollo missions were one of the most important events of the 20th Century. This is not your typical documentary, and it is a necessary one to watch if… More
Chris Browning
Simply put, one of the greatest documentaries on one of the most exciting and interesting topics. Highly Recommended!
Graham Jones
A important historical document. Some of the most amazing images ever shot.
I?ve heard a lot of good things about this Doc, but I?ve avoided it for a really long time simply because I feel like I?ve seen more than enough about the moon… More
Devon Bott
For All Mankind is a breath-taking documentary that combines footage from Apollo missions 8 through 17 and along with narration by the astronauts themselves,… More
Emily B.
A fascinating documentary. No annoying voice overs from an outsider, instead great narration from the astronauts and the actual radio transmissions.