Canadian Blog House received a copy of First Man, featuring Astronaut Neil Armstrong’s riveting journey to the Moon, in exchange for this review. All opinions are our own.
“Based on the book First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong by James R. Hansen and from visionary filmmaker Damien Chazelle, FIRST MAN is the riveting story behind the first manned mission to the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the decade leading to the historic Apollo 11 flight.”
“A visceral and intimate account told from Armstrong’s perspective, the film explores the triumphs and the cost—on Armstrong, his family, his colleagues and the nation itself—of one of the most dangerous missions in history. “
First Man: Neil Armstrong’s Riveting Journey To The Moon
“That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.”Astronaut Neil Armstrong
Those were the famous words spoken by Astronaut Neil Armstrong on July 20, 1969 when Armstrong became the first man to place his foot on the surface of the moon.
I wasn’t yet two years old when my family, and
Ryan Gosling’s intense portrayal of Armstrong, and what it was like for
The tremendous toll this mission took on
For me, someone who thought she knew a lot about this lunar landing and the space missions leading up to this historic event, I certainly learned a great deal about Neil and his riveting journey to become the first man to step foot on the moon.
While this movie was great to watch in the comfort of my own home, I can’t help but wish I had seen it in theatres. Some scenes in First Man – think spaceships blasting off, fires, emergency situations – were simply made for the theatre experience.
This is a great movie for those with an interest in space travel, history, or those looking for a little nostalgia. While the ending came as a surprise
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