Book to Movie: Apollo 13

Jan 2021
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Author: Jim Lovell and Jeffrey Kluger
  • Pages: 378
  • Audio: 16 hours and 15 minutes
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Director: Ron Howard
  • Screen Writer: William Broyles Jr. and Al Reinert
  • Running Time: 2 hours 20 minutes


  • Tom Hanks as Apollo 13 Commander Jim Lovell
  • Kevin Bacon as Apollo 13 backup Command Module Pilot Jack Swiger
  • Bill Paxton as Apollo 13 Lunar Module Pilot Fred Haise
  • Gary Sinise as Apollo 13 prime Command Module Pilot Ken Mattingly
  • Ed Harris as White Team Flight Director Gene Kranz
  • Chris Ellis as Director of Flight Crew Operations Deke Slayton
  • Joe Spano as NASA Director
  • Marc McClure as Glynn Lunney
  • Clint Howard as Sy Liebergot
  • Loren Dean as John Aaron
  • David Andrews as Pete Conrad
  • Christian Clemenson as Dr. Charles Berry
  • Ben Marley as John Young