October Sky

Also Known As

Céu de Outubro ( Portugal ), Ciel d'octobre ( Canada / France ), Cielo d'ottobre ( Italy ), Cielo de octubre ( Argentina / Spain ), Dogonic kosmos ( Poland ), Dosiegnac kosmosu ( Poland ), Ekim düsü ( Turkey ), Lokakuun taivas ( Finland ), O Céu de Outubro ( Brazil ), October Sky ( Denmark ), Októberi égbolt ( Hungary ), Pazdziernikowe niebo ( Poland ), Rocket Boys ( USA ), Tombé du ciel ( Canada )

7.7

October Sky

Release date

October Sky movie on:

imdb wiki

Share with friends:

Cast Open full cast

Jake Gyllenhaal

Homer Hickam

Chris Cooper

John Hickam

Laura Dern

Miss Riley

Chris Owen

Quentin

Storyline

Based on fact, this is the story of a teenager named Homer Hickam, growing up in a coal town in West Virginia where a boy's usual destiny was to "end up in the mines." But Homer had his eye on the sky and a love for flying rockets... to the dismay of his mine-foreman father, and the consternation of the townsfolk generally. A misfit for sure, he and three of his equally outcast buddies begin making rockets, which they fly from a patch of barren land eight miles out of ... more


User opinions See all (7) Post comment!

Lizzy

Karma1256370

-1 +1

Grade

B+

This was a good movie03 May 2012

This was a good movie

Mad About Movies

Karma1279200

-1 +1

Grade

B+

good movie worth watching23 March 2012

good movie worth watching

richie74

Karma264515

-1 +1

Grade

B+

thanks for the comment and Review11 December 2011

gives us info about this family drama movie

Fellinifan

Karma27388

-1 +1

Grade

A+

Reaching for the sky29 October 2011

It's hard to believe that a film hero could be called Homer Hickam, or that such a person was/is real. Yet this is a story closely based on truth. Even the Laura Dern teacher is based on an actual relationship. Homer saw the Russian Sputnik go over his town and vowed to build a rocket that... more

Lizzy

Karma1256370

-1 +1

Grade

A+

Thanks for that comment good to know19 July 2011

Thanks for that comment good to know

Mad About Movies

Karma1279200

-1 +1

Grade

A+

Thanks14 June 2011

Thanks for commenting, helps us to know if we should check it out.

aldmax

Karma2613

-1 +1

Grade

A+

can't download21 September 2010

Hello... I can't purchase and download this movie... please, fix it soon as you can, folks!

See also

Remember Me (2010)

A romantic drama set in New York City during the summer of 2001, where Tyler, a rebellious young man, meets Ally through a...

Director: Allen Coulter   Cast: Caitlyn Rund ...
Download Remember Me
Buy Remember Me

Jarhead (2005)

Anthony "Swoff" Swofford, a Camus-reading kid from Sacramento, enlists in the Marines in the late 1980s. He malingers during...

Director: Sam Mendes   Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal ...
Download Jarhead
Buy Jarhead

The Blind Side (2009)

Based on the true story of Leigh Anne and Sean Tuohy who take in a homeless teenage African-American, Michael "Big Mike" Oher....

Cast: Sandra Bullock ...
Download The Blind Side
Buy The Blind Side

Nine Dead (2010)

A masked gunman is on the prowl, kidnapping seemingly random victims without hesitation or remorse. First, a Vegas club owner,...

Director: Chris Shadley   Cast: Melissa Joan Hart ...
Download Nine Dead
Buy Nine Dead

Donnie Darko (2001)

Donnie Darko gets along badly with his family, with his teachers and with his classmates; but he does manage to find a...

Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal ...
Download Donnie Darko
Buy Donnie Darko

Days of Thunder (1990)

Cole Trickle enters the high-pressure world of Nascar racing. He's a hot driver with a hot temper, and this attitude gets him...

Director: Tony Scott   Cast: Tom Cruise ...
Download Days of Thunder
Buy Days of Thunder

The Mist (2007)

Everyone thought of it as a harmless lightning storm. When Dave Drayton notices a strange mist on the lake, he thinks nothing...

Cast: Thomas Jane ...
Download The Mist
Buy The Mist

Where the Wild Things Are (2009)

An adaptation of Maurice Sendak's classic children's story, where Max, a disobedient little boy sent to bed without his supper,...

Cast: Max Records ...
Download Where the Wild Things Are
Buy Where the Wild Things Are

The Crazies (2010)

As a toxin begins to turn the residents of Ogden Marsh, Iowa into violent psychopaths, sheriff David Dutton tries to make sense...

Director: Breck Eisner   Cast: Timothy Olyphant ...
Download The Crazies
Buy The Crazies

What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)

What's Eating Gibert Grape is a beautifully shot movie of tenderness, caring and self-awareness that is set amongst the...

Cast: Johnny Depp ...
Download What's Eating Gilbert Grape
Buy What's Eating Gilbert Grape

October Sky awards:
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)

close

title

content text

Confirm action

Sorry, but we couldn't charge your credit card to prolong your MEGABERRY subscription. Please, check your credit card balance and try again or use another one for payment.