Episode 12: Le Voyage Dans La Lune
Written by Tom Hanks
Directed by Jonathan Mostow
Celebrates all of America’s lunar missions, focusing on the 1972 flight of Apollo 17, the last time men walked on the moon. This part intercuts scenes that look back at Georges Melies’ pioneering 1902 film “Le Voyage Dans La Lune,” showing how the prospect of space travel has long fired man’s imagination. Starring Tom Amandes, Bart Braverman, David Clennon, Tom Hanks, Tcheky Karyo, Daniel Hugh Kelly, Stephen Root, Nick Searcy and Lane Smith.