October sky / A Charles Gordon ; directed by Joe Johnston ; producted Charles Gordon; Larry Franco.
- ISBN: 0783234694
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (108 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inches
- Publisher: Universal City, California : Universal Pictures : 1999.
Special features: Spotlight on location ; production notes ; talent bios ; film highlights ; theatrical trailer ; Universal web link ; widescreen and full screen ; Dual layer.
Based on the book "Rocket Boys" by Homer H. Hickam Jr.
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Jake Gyllenhaal; Chis Cooper; Chis Owen; Laura Dern.
In Coalwood, West Virginia, 1957, coal mining is king and no one can escape life underground. But when high schooler Homer Hickam, Jr. sees the Soviet satellite Sputnik streak overhead, he aims for the stars and a new destiny in this incredible true story of hope, determination and triumph.
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MPAA rating: PG.
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Language: English (Dolby 5.1 surround), French (Dolby surround)
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|Subject:||Hickam, Homer H., 1943-
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