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October Sky
My Rating:
(out of 5 stars)
3.5 Stars
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Primary Location: First Saw:In Theatre Saw at/with: At Branford Hoyts
Rating: PG Year: 1999 Category: Drama
Director: Joe Johnston Time: 108 min. Writer: Homer H. Hicham Jr. & Lewis Colick

Mine: A terrific movie. A must see for all kids. Based on a true story this is a moving and powerful story of growing up, dreaming and the power of people.
Leonard Maltin/Plot synopsis: 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.
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Jake Gyllenhaal Jake Gyllenhaal as:
Homer Hickam
Chris Cooper Chris Cooper as:
John Hickam
Laura Dern Laura Dern as:
Mess Frieda Riley
Chris Owen as:
Quentin Wilson
William Lee Scott as:
Roy Lee Cook
Chad Lindberg as:
Sherman O'Dell
Scott Miles as:
Jim Hickam
Chris Ellis as:
Principal Turner