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Aro Recommended October Sky


USA 1999, 107 minutes
Dir. Joe Johnston
Rating: [PG]
Genres: Drama / Science Fact

Topics: Period 1940s, Period 1950s, Educational Resource.


Aroview: Based on the memoirs of former NASA rocket-scientist Homer H. Hickam Jnr, who had the ambition to flourish beyond his roots in West Virginia poverty in the 1940s and 50s. Proves a thoughtful, penetrating view of salt-of-the-earth American family values, with assured acting from Chris Cooper, Laura Dern and others.

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DVD Features

  • English subtitles for the hearing impaired
  • 'making of' documentary / featurette
  • trailers

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