Today in 1986, the Challenger Space Shuttle exploded shortly after take-off, killing
all 7 crew on board.
Television movie The Challenger shows the investigation that followed. The title refers not only
to the incident, but to Richard Feynman, the noted physicist who joined the
investigation and would not accept the simple explanations for the accident that he
was being fed and thus challenging the excepted explanation.
The film stars William Hurt, Bruce Greenwood, Brian Dennehy and Joanne Whalley.
And here's the trailer: