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Old 12-15-99, 11:53 AM
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I just ordered this from FamilyWonder.com on that $50 off deal. I figured for $49 I couldn't go wrong. Should I keep this set or return it to a store after Christmas and make a little cash on it.

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Old 12-15-99, 12:30 PM
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I suppose it depends on your taste in movies, but I LOVED this and would never part with it. (I also paid about $50 -- I think from checkout.com during the initial sale.)

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed it -- a great companion to THE RIGHT STUFF and APOLLO 13. I really liked the way that it told some of the "smaller" stories about the moon program, such as the anticlimax of being the 2nd group to go (which is a hillarious, offbeat episode).

Well-produced, well-acted, and a great DVD with extra content such as small documentaries, trailers, and lots of DVD-ROM content. Fantastic.
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Well, From the Earth to the Moon is in the top 10 out of the 200 DVDs I own. Not all of the episodes are equally engaging put as a complete package it's a winner. I still re-watch parts of this at least once a month. Anyhow, you're not likely to get cash back on a $100+ item without a store receipt. You might be able to exchange it for other DVDs but why would you want to?
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You're apt to feel about it pretty much the same way you felt about Apollo 13. It's got some flaws and inaccuracies, and a couple of the episodes don't really hold up, but at some points it's the best NASA fiction ever made...

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