October Sky...where my love for Jake started.
"October Sky" a/k/a "Rocket Boys". Biographical films are always the best ones! "October Sky" has a special place in my heart.
October Sky, one of Coach McGrew's favorite movies. (Next to "Shane" and "butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid"...)
October Sky (1999). An “inspirational” movie that isn’t absurdly sappy (and stars a very young Jake Gyllenhaal). | 89 Incredibly Wonderful Movies You Need To Watch With Your Kids
October Sky - This One's Gonna Go for Miles (1999)
"OCTOBER SKY": Beautiful movie which shows how a group of students at a school in a poor mining environment gets motivated by Sputnik to build their own rocket. Based on a true story! www.homerhickam.com/educators/homer_letter.shtml
True story...the power of doing what you love
Rocket Boys, the memoir of West Virginian Homer Hickam, Jr. This book inspired the film October Sky.