“ With no narration and just the words of the astronauts and the people at Mission Control to guide us, I was on the edge of my seat watching velocity numbers increase and decrease accompanied by a pulsating music score.
“ Apollo 11 (2019) 7.5 Act 1 - 7.7 Act 2 - 7.3 Act 3 - 7.5Good Incredible archive footage Pieces together beautifully Incredible shots Starts days before launch and ends on returnBad A little boring at times Wish it went a little deeper into who the astronauts were
“ When you combine all of these elements, it makes for outright compelling viewing.
“ Exciting material, dull presentation .
“ Up there with them now is 2019's Apollo 11, an exciting new film from Todd Douglas Miller that is begging for you to see it on the biggest screen possible.
“ With the clear image and modern soundtrack, it is a thrilling experience to see on the big screen.
“ Amazing footage, but much of the movie we found too slow .
“ Apollo 11 is a fantastic example of making an engaging documentary while primarily using archive footage.
“ And it's fascinating.
“ Breathtaking images and no annoying commentary.
“ "Apollo 11": Stunning Tribute to one of America's most Glorious Moments .
“ After recently re-watching Apollo 13 and marveling at how accurate the special effects looked, to see the real deal is breathtaking.
“ The film is loaded with breathtaking never before seen footage.
“ SO boring .
“ It's a captivating production that blends restored multi-sourced archival footage and audio into a gripping documentary that brings the viewer back to the first moon landing in 1969.
“ The producers blend all that content with extraordinary care so the on screen presentation is well layered fully engrossing.
“ This is little more than propaganda.
“ For someone who wasn't alive to witness this when it happened, this is an astonishingly well put-together collection of archival footage and sound clips that results in a seamlessly breathtaking recreation of the Apollo 11 mission.
“ Bored to death!
“As in any NASA documentary-it cannot be left out- is the dance, perfectly choreographed, in the fluorescently-lit stage of the control rooms, at Houston and Kennedy, of man after man, in rapid succession, giving the thrilling order: "Go.
“ Fascinating styles and substance comprise this glimpse of 1969 humanity in its purest, unaffected form: Americans and tourists and their children elated, in a dignified way, to watch history in the making.
“ The editing and added graphics help with keeping the footage engaging.
“ This also makes for an adrenaline pumping sequence with the long buildup to the launch.
“ Absolutely Breathtaking.
“"Apollo 11" is a start to finish riveting documentary of the first manned mission to the moon.
“ The fact that this film is comprised of all archival footage and sound is stunning.
“'s was entertaining enough.
“ Quiet, absorbing .
“ You know they make it but the tension was intense.
“ Kind of boring in the middle.
“ The film was boring that I ended up using the length of the film as a timer for my nap