A rocket-obsessed teen in a 1950s coal-mining town sets his sights on the stars in this inspiring true story. Jake Gyllenhaal stars as a Homer H. Hickam Jr., an ambitious teen who, along with his three pals, is determined to take his love of rockets to the next level. But Homer's surly father's has other plans that include having him work in the town's dying coalmine.
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