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

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

Label
October sky
Title
October sky
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Lewis Colick; produced by Charles Gordon, Larry Franco ; directed by Joe Johnston
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The 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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for language, brief teen sensuality and alcohol use, and for some thematic elements
Language note
English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper, Laura Dern
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1950-
  • 1980-
  • 1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Colick, Lewis
  • Gordon, Charles
  • Franco, Larry
  • Johnston, Joe
  • Gyllenhaal, Jake
  • Cooper, Chris
  • Dern, Laura
  • Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hickam, Homer H
  • Aerospace engineers
  • Fathers and sons
  • Rocketry
  • Feature films
  • Biographical films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
October sky, screenplay by Lewis Colick; produced by Charles Gordon, Larry Franco ; directed by Joe Johnston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • 1080p high-definition wide screen (2.35:1)
  • Bonus features: aiming high: the story of the Rocket boys; feature commentary with Homer Hickam; spotligt on location; 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192072871
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61115272
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)971982432
  • (OCoLC)ocn971982432
  • 868838
System details
  • Blu-ray; requires Blu-ray player
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
October sky, screenplay by Lewis Colick; produced by Charles Gordon, Larry Franco ; directed by Joe Johnston
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • 1080p high-definition wide screen (2.35:1)
  • Bonus features: aiming high: the story of the Rocket boys; feature commentary with Homer Hickam; spotligt on location; 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192072871
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
61115272
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)971982432
  • (OCoLC)ocn971982432
  • 868838
System details
  • Blu-ray; requires Blu-ray player
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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