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416 Ratings

October Sky

Directed by Joe Johnston
United States, 1999
Biography, Drama


NASA engineer Homer H. Hickam Jr.’s autobiography provided the basis for this drama about a teenager coming of age at the dawn of the space race.

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October Sky Directed by Joe Johnston

Awards & Festivals

Writers Guild of America

2000 | Nominee: Best Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published (Screen)

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