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

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

Label
October sky
Title
October sky
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents ; directed by Joe Johnston ; screenplay by Lewis Colick ; produced by Charles Gordon, Larry Franco
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In the 1950s, a West Virginia teen turns his gaze from a black future in the coal mines below to the black vault above as news of the Sputnik launch ignites a life-changing interest in rocket science
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Fred Murphy ; edited by Robert Dalva ; music by Mark Isham
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG
  • 4-adult
Intended audience source
BWI
Language note
Soundtrack in English or French; subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper, William Lee Scott, Chris Owen, Chad Lindberg, Natalie Canerday, Elya Baskin, Chris Ellis, Laura Dern
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1980-
  • 1951-
  • 1973-
  • 1980-
  • 1956-
  • 1950-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gyllenhaal, Jake
  • Cooper, Chris
  • Scott, William Lee
  • Owen, Chris
  • Lindberg, Chad
  • Canerday, Natalie
  • Baskin, Elya
  • Ellis, Chris
  • Dern, Laura
  • Johnston, Joe
  • Colick, Lewis
  • Gordon, Charles
  • Franco, Larry J
  • Isham, Mark
  • Hickam, Homer H.
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hickam, Homer H
  • Aerospace engineers
  • Rockets (Aeronautics)
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
October sky, Universal Pictures presents ; directed by Joe Johnston ; screenplay by Lewis Colick ; produced by Charles Gordon, Larry Franco
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Based on the book: Rocket boys / by Homer H. Hickam, Jr
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anamorphic widescreen or standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780783234694
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192055720
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20557
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 864145
  • (OCoLC)bwi05423111
  • AGR-0397
  • (KyLxBWI)864145
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
October sky, Universal Pictures presents ; directed by Joe Johnston ; screenplay by Lewis Colick ; produced by Charles Gordon, Larry Franco
Publication
Copyright
Note
Based on the book: Rocket boys / by Homer H. Hickam, Jr
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anamorphic widescreen or standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780783234694
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192055720
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20557
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 864145
  • (OCoLC)bwi05423111
  • AGR-0397
  • (KyLxBWI)864145
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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