Pancho Barnes is a fascinating yet enigmatic icon whose swagger is often celebrated, but whose story has been largely unknown. The Legend of Pancho Barnes and the Happy Bottom Riding Club airs Friday, March 2014 at 7 p. on WXXI World.
The Right Stuff. Directed by Philip Kaufman. With Sam Shepard, Scott Glenn, Ed Harris, Dennis Quaid. The story of the original Mercury 7 astronauts and their macho, seat-of-the-pants approach to the space program.
Directed by Ron Howard. With Tom Hanks, Bill Paxton, Kevin Bacon, Gary Sinise. Three astronauts must devise a strategy to return to Earth safely after their spacecraft undergoes massive internal damage.