The Challenger Disaster (2013) Movie poster and book cover compared.

The Challenger Disaster

James Hawes, 2013

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What Do You Care What Other People Think?
Richard P. Feynman, 1988

The Challenger Disaster is a movie directed by James Hawes in 2013 and based on the book What Do You Care What Other People Think? by Richard P. Feynman, first published in 1988. The movie features William Hurt, Joanne Whalley, Brian Dennehy, Bruce Greenwood, Kevin McNally, Eve Best, and others.

What users say

“The book is better than the movie”

But the movie is worth watching.

The Movie is also based on

Book cover
Truth, Lies, and O-Rings (2009)
Book by Allan J. McDonald, James R. Hansen

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Movie Poster: The Challenger Disaster (James Hawes, 2013)

8.3

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Book Cover: What Do You Care What Other People Think? (Richard P. Feynman, 1988)

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AUDIOBOOK

Audiobook cover of What Do You Care What Other People Think?, the 1988 book by Richard P. Feynman.

What Do You Care What Other People Think?

Read by: Raymond Todd

Storyline

In 1986, the catastrophic explosion of the space shuttle Challenger sent shockwaves through the annals of American space exploration. The loss of seven courageous astronauts, notably including Christa McAuliffe, the pioneering teacher bound for space, unfolded before the eyes of countless viewers via live television coverage. However, even more startling was the uncertainty surrounding the investigation into the disaster’s root cause.

Movie vs Book

Poster of The Challenger Disaster, the 2013 movie by James Hawes

Year

2013

Minutes

90

Movie Rate

7.30

Source: IMDb

Movie

The Challenger Disaster

Original title: The Challenger

Country: UK

Year: 2013

Length: 1h30m

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Cover of What Do You Care What Other People Think?, the 1988 book by Richard P. Feynman

Year

1988

Pages

288

Book Rate

8.36

S: Goodreads

Book

What Do You Care What Other People Think?

Country: USA

First published in: 1988

Length: 288 pages

Genre: Non Fiction

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Other screen adaptations of the book

Movie poster
Infinity (1996)
Movie by Matthew Broderick

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