The Right Stuff (1983)

Right Stuff
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating PG
Runtime 3hr 13mins.
Genres Drama, Adventure, Period, Historical
Keywords 1950s, 1960s, airplane, astronaut, death, flying, government, media, military, outer space, plane, rivalry, soviet union, space, true story
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
W Stewart Campbell Art Director art direction 183 9000005
Richard J Lawrence Art Director art direction 183 9000004
George Nelson Set Decorator n/a 165 9000003
Peter Romero Art Director art direction 183 9000006
Craig Edgar Set Designer n/a 202 9000007
Lawrence Nicanor Navarro Set Designer n/a 202 9000009
Joel David Set Designer n/a 202 9000008
Pat Pending Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Geoffrey Kirkland Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Jimmy Lloyd Song Performer ("I Got a Rocket in My Pocket") 120788 8000041
Seiichi Tanaka Song Performer ("Taiko Drums") 120788 8000040
Kay Starr Song Performer ("Wheel of Fortune") 120788 8000042
Patti Page Song Performer ("Tennessee Waltz") 120788 8000043
The Flamingos Song Performer ("I Only Have Eyes For You") 120788 8000045
Chubby Checker Song Performer ("La Bamba") 120788 8000044
Lynn Stalmaster Casting n/a 179 10000001
Toni Howard Casting n/a 179 10000002
Nancy Olexo Research historical research 458 12000008
Dr. Richard P Hallion Research historical research 458 12000007
Barbara McBane Dialogue Consultant dialogue supervisor 1511 12000009
James W Tyson Costume Supervisor n/a 120895 13000001
Jill Maley Costumes n/a 120828 13000003
William Browder Costumes n/a 120828 13000002
Ted Bear Research historical research 458 12000006
Gary Platek Research technical research 458 12000005
Earle Murphy Supervisor model supervisor 120845 11000002
Lawrence G Robinson Supervisor process supervisor 120845 11000001
Gene Rudolf Consultant visual consultant 120784 12000001
Chuck Yeager Consultant technical consultant 120784 12000002
Duncan Wilmore Technical Advisor n/a 537 12000004
John Teton Creative Consultant editor consultant 120858 12000003
Little Richard Song Performer ("Good Golly Miss Molly") 120788 8000039
Gogi Grant Song Performer ("The Wayward Wind") 120788 8000038
The Andreyev Balalaika Ensemble Performer ("Yablochka") 120819 8000017
Banda Taurina Performer ("Anchors Aweigh") 120819 8000016
Boston Symphony Orchestra Performer (("Mars Jupiter and Neptune"--from "The Planets")) 120819 8000015
Henry Mancini Song ("Moon River") 120859 8000018
Vaughn Horton Song ("Southwestern Waltz") 120859 8000019
Alex Kramer Song ("Faraway Places") 120859 8000021
Joan Whitney Song ("Faraway Places") 120859 8000020
The London Symphony Orchestra Performer ("White Dawn") 120819 8000014
London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer ("Hallelujah Chorus") 120819 8000013
Genaro Nunez Music Arranger ("Anchors Aweigh") 121019 8000008
Susan Crutcher Music source music 120781 8000007
Mark Selivan Music Arranger ("Yablochka") 121019 8000009
Carl Richter Music Conductor (London Philharmonic Orchestra) 120818 8000010
Seiji Ozawa Music Conductor (Boston Symphony Orchestra) 120818 8000012
Henry Mancini Music Conductor (London Symphony Orchestra) 120818 8000011
Stan Lebowsky Song ("The Wayward Wind") 120859 8000022
Herb Newman Song ("The Wayward Wind") 120859 8000023
Ritchie Valens Song ("La Bamba") 120859 8000033
Pee Wee King Song ("Tennessee Waltz") 120859 8000032
Harry Warren Song ("I Only Have Eyes For You") 120859 8000034
Robert Crawford Song ("The US Air Force") 120859 8000035
Margaret Whiting Song Performer ("Faraway Places") 120788 8000037
Bob Wills Song Performer ("Southwestern Waltz") 120788 8000036
Redd Stewart Song ("Tennessee Waltz") 120859 8000031
G D Weiss Song ("Wheel of Fortune") 120859 8000030
Bumps Blackwell Song ("Good Golly Miss Molly") 120859 8000025
John Marascalco Song ("Good Golly Miss Molly") 120859 8000024
Seiichi Tanaka Song n/a 120859 8000026
J Logsdon Song ("I Got a Rocket in My Pocket") 120859 8000027
B Benjamin Song ("Wheel of Fortune") 120859 8000029
V McAlpin Song ("I Got a Rocket in My Pocket") 120859 8000028
John Napolitano Costumes n/a 120828 13000004
Winnie Brown-Willis Costumes (women) 120828 13000005
Bill Buttfield Visual Effects modelmaker 419 23000008
Mark Stetson Visual Effects model designer chief 419 23000007
Frank Morelli Visual Effects model designer chief 419 23000006
David Carothers Visual Effects modelmaker 419 23000009
Peter Kleinow Visual Effects modelmaker 419 23000010
Tom Ruddock Visual Effects modelmaker 419 23000012
Bruce Richardson Visual Effects modelmaker 419 23000011
Jordan Belson Visual Effects special visual creations 419 23000005
Stan Parks Special Effects Foreman n/a 250 23000004
Joseph Leonard Svec Stunts n/a 240 19000008
Rande Deluca Stunts n/a 240 19000007
B D Johnson Stunts n/a 240 19000009
Gary Gutierrez Visual Effects Supervisor special visual effects supervisor 249 23000001
Kenneth Pepiot Special Effects Supervisor n/a 545 23000003
Jena Holman Visual Effects Supervisor special visual effects art supervisor 249 23000002
David Schwartz Visual Effects modelmaker 419 23000013
Zuzana Swansea Visual Effects modelmaker 419 23000014
Martha Cohen Production Assistant n/a 275 25000005
Robert Evans Lowy Production Assistant n/a 275 25000004
Steph Benseman Other locations 120795 26000001
Patrick Ranahan Other locations 120795 26000002
Tom Gray Publicity publicist 120789 29000001
Rory Enke Other locations 120795 26000003
Jonathan Fairbanks Production Assistant n/a 275 25000003
Kevin Breslin Production Assistant n/a 275 25000002
Dan Curry Titles title design 120825 23000016
Dave Pier Special Effects n/a 168 23000015
Rick Perkins Mechanical Special Effects mechanical design 121086 23000017
Emily Perry Props n/a 120817 24000001
Joey Bacow Production Assistant n/a 275 25000001
Paul Dal Parto Props n/a 120817 24000002
Phil Pastuhov Stunts stunt parachutist 240 19000006
Clay Lacy Stunts stunt pilot 240 19000005
David Parker Sound sound recording 120816 14000006
R B MacMillan Sound sound recording 120816 14000005
Todd Boekelheide Sound sound recording 120816 14000004
Valerie Bryce Sound sound recording 120816 14000007
Robert Marty Sound sound recording 120816 14000008
Mark Berger Sound sound rerecording supervisor 120816 14000010
Dan Wallin Sound sound recording(music) 120816 14000009
Diana Pellegrini Foley Editor n/a 221 14000003
Dennie Thorpe Foley Artist n/a 223 14000002
Pat Grover Hair hairstyles 120794 13000007
Bruce Geller Hair hairstyles 120794 13000006
Catherine Childers Hair hairstyles 120794 13000008
J Yvonne Curry Makeup n/a 353 13000009
C J Appel ADR Editor n/a 220 14000001
Karen Bradley Makeup n/a 353 13000010
Thomas Scott Sound sound rerecording 120816 14000011
Randy Thom Sound sound rerecording 120816 14000012
Jonathan Gutteres Key Grip n/a 263 15000001
Karen Wilson Sound Effects Editor n/a 327 14000021
Zac Bogart Motion Control motion control systems design 121053 19000001
Thaine Morris Pyrotechnics pyrotechnician 121027 19000002
Art Scholl Stunts stunt pilot 240 19000004
Buddy Joe Hooker Stunt Coordinator n/a 120804 19000003
John Benson Sound Effects Editor n/a 327 14000020
Pat Jackson Sound Effects Editor n/a 327 14000019
Stephen A Hope Sound Editor (music) 229 14000014
Andy Wiskes Sound sound rerecording 120816 14000013
Vivien Hillgrove Gilliam Sound Editor (dialogue) 229 14000015
Jay Boekelheide Sound Editor sound editor supervisor 229 14000016
Tim Holland Sound Effects Editor n/a 327 14000018
David Parker Sound Effects sound effects recording 120868 14000017
Forrest G Patten Music music research 120781 8000006
Gustav Holst Music (("Mars Jupiter and Neptune"--from "The Planets")) 120781 8000005
James M Brady Actor Lyndon Johnson's Aide 1 1000045
Erik Bergmann Actor Eddie Hodges 1 1000044
Robert Beer Actor Dwight D Eisenhower 1 1000043
Katherine Conklin Actor Woman TV Reporter 1 1000046
Maureen Coyne Actor Waitress 1 1000047
John Lion Actor Bell Aircraft Executive 1 1000049
Tom Dahlgren Actor Bell Aircraft Executive 1 1000048
Mary Apick Actor Woman Reporter 1 1000042
Edward Anhalt Actor Grand Designer 1 1000041
Richard Dupell Actor Permanent Press Corps Member 1 1000036
Christopher P Beale Actor Permanent Press Corps Member 1 1000035
William Hall Actor Permanent Press Corps Member 1 1000037
John X Heart Actor Permanent Press Corps Member 1 1000038
Jack Tate Actor Permanent Press Corps Member 1 1000040
Ed Holmes Actor Permanent Press Corps Member 1 1000039
Peggy Davis Actor Sally Rand 1 1000050
John Dehner Actor Henry Luce 1 1000051
Djumal Actor Aborigine 1 1000061
Lalambari Actor Aborigine 1 1000060
Anthony Wallace Actor Australian Driver 1 1000062
Kaaren Lee Actor Young Widow 1 1000063
Frankie Di Actor Cocoa Beach Girl 1 1000065
Sandy Kronemeyer Actor Cocoa Beach Girl 1 1000064
Brian Djiliwuy Wanambi Actor Aborigine 1 1000059
Paul Gurrumurruway Actor Aborigine 1 1000058
Drew Eshelman Actor Assistant Scientist 1 1000053
Robert Elross Actor Review Board President 1 1000052
Robert Geary Actor Game Show Emcee 1 1000054
Major Royce Grones Actor 1st X-1 Pilot 1 1000055
Wandjuk Marika Actor Aborigine 1 1000057
David Gulpilil Actor Aborigine 1 1000056
Drew Letchworth Actor Permanent Press Corps Member 1 1000034
I Fratelli Bologna Actor Permanent Press Corps Member 1 1000033
Lance Henriksen Actor Wally Schirra 1 1000012
Charles Frank Actor Scott Carpenter 1 1000011
Scott Paulin Actor Deke Slayton 1 1000010
Donald Moffat Actor Lyndon B Johnson 1 1000013
Levon Helm Actor Jack Ridley 1 1000014
Scott Wilson Actor Scott Crossfield 1 1000016
Mary Jo Deschanel Actor Annie Glenn 1 1000015
Pamela Reed Actor Trudy Cooper 1 1000009
Veronica Cartwright Actor Betty Grissom 1 1000008
Ed Harris Actor John Glenn 1 1000003
Scott Glenn Actor Alan Shepard 1 1000002
Dennis Quaid Actor Gordon Cooper 1 1000004
Fred Ward Actor Gus Grissom 1 1000005
Kim Stanley Actor Pancho Barnes 1 1000007
Barbara Hershey Actor Glennis Yeager 1 1000006
Kathy Baker Actor Louise Shepard 1 1000017
Mickey Crocker Actor Marge Slayton 1 1000018
Anthony Munoz Actor Gonzales 1 1000028
Jane Dornacker Actor Nurse Murch 1 1000027
John P Ryan Actor Head of Program 1 1000029
Darryl Henriques Actor Life Reporter 1 1000030
William Russ Actor Slick Goodlin 1 1000032
Eric Sevareid Actor Himself 1 1000031
Scott Beach Actor Chief Scientist 1 1000026
Harry Shearer Actor Recruiter 1 1000025
Mittie Smith Actor Jo Schirra 1 1000020
Susan Kase Actor Rene Carpenter 1 1000019
Royal Dano Actor Minister 1 1000021
David Clennon Actor Liaison Man 1 1000022
Jeff Goldblum Actor Recruiter 1 1000024
Jim Haynie Actor Air Force Major 1 1000023
Michael Pritchard Actor Texan 1 1000066
Ed Corbett Actor Texan 1 1000067
Don Dow Photography effects photography 120835 6000019
William Neil Photography effects photography 120835 6000018
Rick Fichter Photography effects photography 120835 6000017
Michael Lawler Photography effects photography 120835 6000020
Stewart Barbee Photography effects photography 120835 6000021
Art Scholl Photography aerial photography 120835 6000023
Karl Herrmann Photography effects photography 120835 6000022
John V Fante Photography effects photography 120835 6000016
Del Stane Stock Footage stock footage research 120982 6000015
Paul Murphey Video video operator 120800 6000010
Louis Mahler Video video technician 120800 6000009
Karen Bergman Stock Footage stock footage research 120982 6000011
Dell Byrne Stock Footage stock footage research 120982 6000012
Gloria S Borders Stock Footage stock footage research 120982 6000014
Carry Heflin Stock Footage stock footage research 120982 6000013
Jim Beebe Photography aerial photography 120835 6000024
Donald R Hansard Jr. Photography process photography engineer 120835 6000025
Victor Livinoston Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000009
Louis Benioff Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000008
Bill Conti Music n/a 120781 8000001
Garth Hudson Music n/a 120781 8000002
George Friedrich Handel Music music extract("Hallelujah Chorus") 120781 8000004
Todd Boekelheide Music n/a 120781 8000003
Vivien Hillgrove Gilliam Dialogue Editor n/a 204 7000007
Richard Hymns Dialogue Editor n/a 204 7000006
Glenn Farr Editor n/a 172 7000001
Donald Hansard Camera Coordinator process photography coordinator 121105 6000026
Lisa Fruchtman Editor n/a 172 7000002
Tom Rolf Editor n/a 172 7000003
Douglas Stewart Editor n/a 172 7000005
Stephen A Rotter Editor n/a 172 7000004
Alan Disler Assistant Camera Operator assistant camera 120849 6000008
Ted Churchill Steadicam Operator n/a 232 6000007
Tom Wolfe Book as Source Material ("The Right Stuff") 120888 4000002
Philip Kaufman Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
James D. Brubaker Executive Producer n/a 174 3000003
David Whorf Unit Production Manager n/a 182 5000001
Ned Kopp Unit Production Manager (additional unit) 182 5000002
James D. Brubaker Production Manager n/a 305 5000004
Larry Powell Unit Production Manager (desert/aerial unit) 182 5000003
Robert Chartoff Producer n/a 3 3000002
Irwin Winkler Producer n/a 3 3000001
Mark Todd Actor Astronaut Trainee 1 1000069
O-Lan Jones Actor Pretty Girl 1 1000068
Alan Gebhart Actor Astronaut Trainee 1 1000070
Chuck Yeager Actor Fred 1 1000071
Philip Kaufman Director n/a 2 2000001
Levon Helm Narrator Narration 120790 1000072
Whitney Green Production Manager (special photographic effects) 305 5000005
Charles Myers Assistant Director n/a 163 5000006
Craig Denault Camera Operator n/a 239 6000002
Caleb Deschanel Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Ray De La Motte Camera Operator n/a 239 6000003
Hiro Narita Camera Operator n/a 239 6000004
Harry Mathias Steadicam Operator n/a 232 6000006
Ned McClean Camera Operator n/a 239 6000005
Jo Ann May-Pavey Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000014
Alice Tompkins Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000013
Sharon Mann Assistant Director n/a 163 5000008
L Dean Jones Assistant Director n/a 163 5000007
Michael Looney Assistant Director n/a 163 5000009
Nancy Giebink Assistant Director (additional unit) 163 5000010
Michael Polaire Location Manager n/a 193 5000012
Ed Milkovich Assistant Director (desert/aerial unit) 163 5000011
Sam Shepard Actor Chuck Yeager 1 1000001
Synopsis
NASA recruits seven test pilots, training them to become astronauts for the Mercury Space Program in an attempt to surpass the Russian space program.