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October Sky 1999
PG

  • Joe Johnston
  • February 19, 1999
  • 108 mins
  • English
  • Drama, Family
Sometimes one dream is enough to light up the whole sky.
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.

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Shout by ForeverBonkers
2016-07-11T11:28:46-04:00— updated 2016-09-05T06:27:49-04:00

This movie started off with a boy with a dream to build a rocket, and finished off in fireworks. It was wonderful, heartwarming, and even brought a tear to my eyes. It's worth your time, and it's a blast.

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This movie deserves higher rating.

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This movie deserves higher rating.

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