First Trailer: Damien Chazelle’s “First Man”

Universal Pictures has released the first trailer and posters for “First Man,” the upcoming Neil Armstrong biopic re-teaming “La La Land” director Damien Chazelle and leading man Ryan Gosling.

Based on James Hansen’s biography and adapted by Josh Singer (“Spotlight”), the film will deal with the eight years leading up to and including the moon landing. It will look at the sacrifices and the cost – on Armstrong and on the nation – of one of the most dangerous missions in history.

Claire Foy, Corey Stoll, Kyle Chandler, Jason Clarke, Shea Wigham, Jon Bernthal, Brian d’Arcy James, Pablo Schreiber, Patrick Fugit, Cory Michael Smith, Lukas Haas and Christopher Abbott co-star in the film which opens October 12th.