The Right Stuff is a American epic historical drama film written for the screen and directed by Philip Kaufman. It is based on the book of the. The Right Stuff: Directed by Philip Kaufman. With Sam Shepard, Scott Glenn, Ed Harris, Dennis Quaid. The U.S. space program's development from the breaking. The Right Stuff: Created by Mark Lafferty. With Patrick J. Adams, Patrick Fischler, Eric Ladin, James Lafferty. U.S. fighter pilots are recruited to test. PHILIP KAUFMAN (WRITER, DIRECTOR): When I read The Right Stuff I was just amazed. SAM SHEPARD (CHUCK YEAGER): Phil offered the part to me a few times. The Right Stuff TV show, developed by Mark Lafferty, The first sign of an absence of conviction comes just minutes into the premiere. RIGHT STUFF [Wolfe, Tom] on New York Herald Tribune, Esquire, and New York magazine, and is credited with coining the term, “The Me Decade. For me, as a kid, it was like, yeah it's about space, so forget the lessons, just tell me about astronauts," said Trotter, who portrays. In The Right Stuff, Wolfe tells the story of the seven astronauts who something like, "It just flamed out on me." The board of inquiry. EXCLUSIVE: Disney+ has opted not to order a second season of space race series The Right Stuff. The Mercury 7 period drama, starring Patrick. All they knew, as Borman told me in a conversation in , was that he The achievement was more than just the stuff of record-setting.