October Sky

(1999)

Overview

Based on the true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes, and eventually became a NASA scientist.

  1. Joe Johnston

    Director

  2. Lewis Colick

    Screenplay

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Status Released

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  • February 19, 1999
    PG, Theatrical

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 48m

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100

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