Capricorn One (1977)
overview : In order to protect the reputation of the American space program, a team of scientists stages a phony Mars landing. Willingly participating in the deception are a trio of well-meaning astronauts, who become liabilities when their space capsule is reported lost on re-entry. Now, with the help of a crusading reporter, they must battle a sinister conspiracy that will stop at nothing to keep the truth.
Release Date : Dec 10, 1977
Runtime : 2h 3m
Companies : Associated General Films, Incorporated Television Company (ITC)
Countries : United Kingdom, United States of America
Keywords : helicopter, planet mars, nasa, texas, spacecraft, beguilement, crop duster, conspiracy, escape, astronaut, desert, investigative reporter, launchpad