October Sky

October 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.

Tagline: Sometimes one dream is enough to light up the whole sky.
Genres: Drama, Family
Spoken Language(s): English, Slovenčina
Rating: 7.63
Status: Released
Release Date: February 19, 1999
IMDB Link: tt0132477
Production Countries: United States of America
Production Companies: Universal Pictures

  • Laura Dern - Miss Riley
  • Jake Gyllenhaal - Homer Hickam
  • Chris Owen - Quentin Wilson
  • Chris Cooper - John Hickam
  • William Lee Scott - Roy Lee
  • Chad Lindberg - O'Dell
  • Natalie Canerday - Elsie Hickam
  • Elya Baskin - Ike Bykovsky
  • Chris Ellis - Principal Turner
  • Scott Miles - Jim Hickam
  • Czech - cs
  • Danish - da
  • German - de
Alternative Titles:
  • Cielo d'ottobre - IT
  • O Céu de Outubro - BR
  • October Sky (Cielo de Octubre) - ES
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