Monday, June 11, 2012

Tom Hanks NASA jumpsuit and Apollo 13 model miniatures on display...

In Ron Howard's 1995 movie about the aborted 1971 moon landing, Apollo 13, Tom Hanks played NASA Astronaut 'Jim Lovell'.

Original Tom Hanks NASA costume and 
Command and Service Module miniature from Apollo 13
This jumpsuit worn by Tom Hanks was photographed at Universal Studios Hollywood on April 26, 2012, alongside a miniature of the Command & Service Module featured in the historical movie.

NASA jumpsuit worn by Tom Hanks as Jim Lovell in Apollo 13
Tom Hanks NASA jumpsuit Apollo 13
Tom Hanks NASA jumpsuit Apollo 13
Tom Hanks NASA jumpsuit Apollo 13
Apollo 13 NASA jumpsuit and props
Rita Ryack was Costume Designer on Apollo 13 and you can see her latest costume work in the movie musical Rock of Ages.

Apollo 13 movie poster
Apollo 13 movie poster
Also on display at the Universal Studios movie exhibit was this Booster Engine Model created for the movie.
Apollo 13 booster engine model
Apollo 13 booster engine model
Apollo 13 booster engine model
Apollo 13 booster engine model
If you're a fan of the movie, you can also check out these NASA helmet and backpack props worn by Tom Hanks, plus these Apollo 13 Command Module miniatures and props too.

Buy the movie: Apollo 13 [Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy] (Universal's 100th Anniversary)

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