First Man (2018) – Movie Review

Review of 2018 biopic drama movie, First Man. A look at the life of the astronaut, Neil Armstrong, and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the Moon on July 20, 1969.

Director: Damien Chazelle
Writer: Josh Singer
Based on Book: First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong by James R. Hansen
Stars: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy, Kyle Chandler, Corey Stoll, Jason Clarke

Genre: Biography , Drama , History
Release Date: October 12, 2018
Runtime: 2h 21min
Production Company: Universal Pictures, DreamWorks Pictures, Temple Hill Entertainment, Perfect World Pictures
Distributed by: Universal Pictures
US MPAA Rating: PG-13
Canadian MPA Rating: PG

Budget: $59 million
Opening Weekend Box Office: $16 million
Domestic Box Office: $38 million
Wordlwide Box Office: $74 million

DANNYMALT SCORE: 7.5
IMDB Score: 7.7
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metascore: 84
CinemaScore: B+
Review Scores and Box Office as of October 28, 2018.

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