First Man Movie

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 Who’s Involved:


Ryan Gosling, Ethan Embry, Steven Spielberg, Shea Whigham, Damien Chazelle, Jason Clarke, Marty Bowen, Jon Bernthal, Pablo Schreiber, Adam Merims… more »


 Release Date:

Friday, October 12, 2018 (Nationwide)

some thematic content involving peril, and brief strong language
 Runtime: N/A
 Language: English

Plot: What’s the story about?

The riveting story of NASA’s mission to land a man on the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the years 1961-1969.


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Who stars in First Man: Cast List

Ryan Gosling … Neil Armstrong

Project Hail Mary, Barbie

Kyle Chandler … Deke Slayton

The Wolf of Wall Street, Game Night

Corey Stoll … Buzz Aldrin

West Side Story, Driven

Jason Clarke … Ed White

White House Down, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Jon Bernthal

Sharp Stick, King Richard

Pablo Schreiber … Jim Lovell

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi, Den of Thieves

Ciaran Hinds

John Carter, Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance

Ethan Embry

Beautiful Disaster, The Witches of Oz

Shea Whigham

Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One, The Silver Linings Playbook

Who’s making First Man: Crew List

A look at the First Man behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film’s director Damien Chazelle last directed La La Land and Whiplash. The film’s writer Josh Singer last wrote The Post and Spotlight.


Damien Chazelle


Josh Singer


Marty Bowen
Damien Chazelle
Wyck Godfrey

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Production: What we know about First Man?

Key Facts

  1. Jon will play a NASA astronaut and test pilot that walks on the moon (Hollywood Reporter, 8/30/2017).
  2. Adapted from NASA historian James R. Hansen’s book “First Man: A Life of Neil A. Armstrong”.

Filming Timeline

  1. June 2018: The film was in Completed status.
  2. December 2016: The film was in Pre-Production status.

    The film will likely shoot in early 2017.

  3. December 2015: The film was in Development status.

    Whiplash helmer Damien Chazelle is on-board to direct a script by Spotlight scribe Josh Singer.

  4. September 2014: The film was in Development status.

    Last announced in April 2008 with a different writer.

First Man Release Date: When was the film released?

First Man was released in 2018 on Friday, October 12, 2018 (Nationwide release). There were 18 other movies released on the same date, including Goosebumps 2: Haunted HalloweenBad Times at the El Royale and Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, January 222019
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