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The Resource October sky, Universal Pictures ; produced by Charles Gordon and Larry J. Franco ; screenplay by Lewis Colick ; directed by Joe Johnston

October sky, Universal Pictures ; produced by Charles Gordon and Larry J. Franco ; screenplay by Lewis Colick ; directed by Joe Johnston

Label
October sky
Title
October sky
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures ; produced by Charles Gordon and Larry J. Franco ; screenplay by Lewis Colick ; directed by Joe Johnston
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
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
Related
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Fred Murphy ; production designer, Barry Robison ; editors Robert Dalva and Craig Richards ; music, Mark Isham
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English, French, or Spanish with optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.O277
LC item number
O277 2005
PerformerNote
Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper, Laura Dern, Chris Owen
Runtime
108
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
October sky, Universal Pictures ; produced by Charles Gordon and Larry J. Franco ; screenplay by Lewis Colick ; directed by Joe Johnston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book: Rocket boys / Homer H. Hickam
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Features: "Aiming high: the story of the rocket boys," feature commentary with Homer Hickam, spotlight on location, production notes, theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19155589
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9781417013951
Lccn
be2005009245
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192554421
  • 00025192554421
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
25544
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(GPL)537C65A06EB44F838D3D0B4B0CFC0B05
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1; widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
October sky, Universal Pictures ; produced by Charles Gordon and Larry J. Franco ; screenplay by Lewis Colick ; directed by Joe Johnston
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book: Rocket boys / Homer H. Hickam
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Features: "Aiming high: the story of the rocket boys," feature commentary with Homer Hickam, spotlight on location, production notes, theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19155589
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9781417013951
Lccn
be2005009245
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192554421
  • 00025192554421
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
25544
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(GPL)537C65A06EB44F838D3D0B4B0CFC0B05
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1; widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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