October Sky Official Trailer02:19

Published on February 19, 1999

Story: 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.

Director: Joe Johnston

Producer: Charles Gordon, Larry J. Franco

Straing: Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper, Laura Dern

Writers: Homer H. Hickam Jr., Lewis Colick

Release on: 19 February 1999