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Apollo 13 at the Tampa Theatre

July 7 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Based on the true story of the ill-fated 1970 space mission, Ron Howard’s gripping historical drama Apollo 13 follows astronauts Jim Lovell (Tom Hanks), Fred Haise (Bill Paxton), and Jack Swigert (Kevin Bacon) as they struggle to survive after an oxygen tank explosion cripples their spacecraft en route to the moon. Facing dwindling resources and daunting technical challenges, NASA engineers and the crew work tirelessly to bring the astronauts safely back to Earth.
The film has been widely praised for its meticulous attention to detail and accuracy in portraying the events of the real Apollo 13 mission. Ron Howard and his team went to great lengths to recreate the spacecraft and mission control settings with authenticity, consulting with NASA personnel and utilizing actual footage from the mission. The cast have been praised for their emotional depth and realism, capturing the true tension and camaraderie among the astronauts and ground crew.
While Apollo 13 does take some creative liberties for dramatic effect, the overall portrayal of the mission and its challenges remains faithful to the historical record. Its portrayal of the courage, ingenuity, and teamwork displayed by the astronauts and NASA personnel during the crisis has earned it widespread acclaim, cementing its status as a classic in both the space exploration genre and in cinematic history.
𝘛𝘩𝘦 𝘚𝘶𝘮𝘮𝘦𝘳 𝘊𝘭𝘢𝘴𝘴𝘪𝘤𝘴 𝘔𝘰𝘷𝘪𝘦 𝘚𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘦𝘴 𝘩𝘢𝘴 𝘣𝘦𝘦𝘯 𝘱𝘳𝘦𝘴𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘦𝘥 𝘣𝘺 𝘉𝘢𝘯𝘬 𝘰𝘧 𝘈𝘮𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘤𝘢 𝘴𝘪𝘯𝘤𝘦 2015. 𝘗𝘳𝘰𝘮𝘰𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯𝘢𝘭 𝘴𝘶𝘱𝘱𝘰𝘳𝘵 𝘧𝘰𝘳 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘴𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘦𝘴 𝘪𝘴 𝘱𝘳𝘰𝘷𝘪𝘥𝘦𝘥 𝘣𝘺 𝘞𝘌𝘋𝘜 𝘗𝘉𝘚.
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July 7
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Tampa Theatre
711 N Franklin St
Tampa, FL 33602
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