- 2 hr 21 min
The movie Challenger tells the story of the brave astronauts, crew workers, and civilians that were involved with the spacecraft, Challenger. The Challenger unfortunately exploded upon takeoff during its launch on Jan. 28th, 1986. This film gives viewers an in-depth view into what exactly when wrong with this spacecraft to make it explode. In this film, viewers will learn about the various safety inspections that did or did not occur in regards to the spacecraft, as well as the arguments focused around the o-rings that were used on the craft. These o-rings were ultimately the ones to blame for its explosion.