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October sky

Author: Charles GordonJoe JohnstonJake GyllenhaalChris CooperChris OwenAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios, 1999.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Named Person: Homer H Hickam; Homer H Hickam
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Gordon; Joe Johnston; Jake Gyllenhaal; Chris Cooper; Chris Owen; Laura Dern; Mark Isham; Lewis Colick; Homer H Hickam; Universal Pictures (Firm)
ISBN: 0783234694 9780783234694
OCLC Number: 41964875
Language Note: English (5.1 surround) or French (Dolby surround) dialogue with optional English captions.
Notes: Based on the book "Rocket boys" by Homer H. Hickam, Jr.
Originally produced as a motion picture.
Credits: Music by Mark Isham ; screenplay by Lewis Colick ; directed by Joe Johnston.
Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper, Chris Owen, Laura Dern.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, full frame (1.33:1) and widescreen (2.35:1) presentations; Dolby digital.
Other Titles: October sky (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Universal Pictures presents a Charles Gordon production ; a Joe Johnston film.

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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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