October Sky (1999)
Front Cover Actor
Jake Gyllenhaal Homer Hickam
Chris Cooper John Hickam
Laura Dern Miss Frieda Riley
Chris Owen Quentin Wilson
William Lee Scott Roy Lee Cook
Chad Lindberg Sherman O'Dell
Natalie Canerday Elsie Hickam
Scott Miles Jim Hickam
Randy Stripling Leon Bolden
Chris Ellis Principal Turner
Movie Details
Genre Drama
Director Joe Johnston
Producer Charles Gordon
Writer Homer H. Hickam Jr.; Lewis Colick
Language English
Audience Rating PG
Running Time 1 hr 48 mins
Country USA
Color Color
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.
Personal Details
Seen It Yes
Index 114
In Collection Yes
Links IMDB
Amazon US
Amazon UK
Product Details
Format DVD
Region Region 1
UPC 025192055720
Release Date 03-06-2003
Nr of Disks/Tapes 1
Extra Features
Color Closed-captioned Widescreen