October Sky / Universal Pictures presents a Charles Gordon production ; a Joe Johnston film ; produced by Charles Gordon, Larry Franco ; screenplay by Lewis Colick ; directed by Joe Johnston.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg||DVD OCT (Text)||32826014208979||DVD||Checked out||08/30/2019|
- ISBN: 1417013958
- ISBN: 9781417013951
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Special edition.
- Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, 
Originally released as a motion picture in 1998.
Based on the book "Rocket Boys" by Homer H. Hickam, Jr.
"Based on an extraordinary true story."
Special features: Aiming high: The story of the Rocket Boys, hear the story of the real "Rocket Boys" as they supported Homer Hickam in his journey from a coal mining town to NASA; feature commentary with Homer Hickam; spotlight on location; production notes; theatrical trailer.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Aiming high: The story of the rocket boys.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Director of photography, Fred Murphy ; editor, Robert Dalva ; music, Mark Isham.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper, Chris Owen, Laura Dern.
The true story of Homer Hickam Jr., a high school student in rural West Virginia, who seemed destined to repeat his father's harsh life in the coal mines, until he turned his attention to the skies.
|Target Audience Note:||
MPAA rating: PG; language, brief teen sensuality and alcohol use, and for some thematic elements.
|System Details Note:||
DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1; DTS digital surround sound; dual layer.
English, Spanish or French dialogue with optional Spanish or French subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
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