October Sky Full Movie

October Sky posterPlot: 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.
Rating: 7.8/10 (66717 votes)
Director: Joe Johnston
Writer: Homer H. Hickam Jr. (book), Lewis Colick (screenplay)
Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper, Laura Dern, Chris Owen
Runtime: 108 min
Rated: PG
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family
Released: 1999 Feb 19