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The Resource October sky, Universal Pictures presents a Charles Gordon production ; a Joe Johnston film, (videorecording)

October sky, Universal Pictures presents a Charles Gordon production ; a Joe Johnston film, (videorecording)

Label
October sky
Title
October sky
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents a Charles Gordon production ; a Joe Johnston film
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
True story of a young boy growing up in Coalwood, West Virginia during the 1950's who dreams of building rockets
Cataloging source
JVK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Mark Isham ; screenplay by Lewis Colick ; directed by Joe Johnston
Date time place
Originally produced as a motion picture
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; language, brief teen sensuality and alcohol use, and for some thematic elements
Language note
  • English (5.1 surround) or French (Dolby surround) dialogue with optional English captions
  • (2005): English, Spanish or French dialogue, Spanish or French subtitles ; closed captioned
PerformerNote
Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper, Chris Owen and Laura Dern
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1980-
  • 1950-
  • 1951-
  • 1980-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gyllenhaal, Jake
  • Johnston, Joe
  • Cooper, Chris
  • Owen, Chris
  • Dern, Laura
  • Hickam, Homer H.
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hickam, Homer H
  • Aerospace engineers
  • Rockets (Aeronautics)
  • West Virginia
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
October sky, Universal Pictures presents a Charles Gordon production ; a Joe Johnston film, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Copyright dates may vary
  • Based on the book "Rocket Boys" by Homer H. Hickam, Jr
  • Special features (2005): Special features: Aiming high: The story of the Rocket Boys, hear the story of the real "Rocket Boys" as they supported Homer Hickam in his journey from a coal mining town to NASA; 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
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm41964875
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; widescreen ; full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 108 min.)
Isbn
9780783234694
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4365 OCTOBER ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; D01Z ; LAP ; VS1302M3 ; CNC1303.
Other control number
025192554421
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 25544
  • 20557
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 41964875
  • (Sirsi) o41964875
System details
  • DVD, full frame (1.33:1) and widescreen (2.35:1) presentations; Dolby digital
  • (2005): DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; DTS 5.1 digital surround; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
October sky, Universal Pictures presents a Charles Gordon production ; a Joe Johnston film, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Copyright dates may vary
  • Based on the book "Rocket Boys" by Homer H. Hickam, Jr
  • Special features (2005): Special features: Aiming high: The story of the Rocket Boys, hear the story of the real "Rocket Boys" as they supported Homer Hickam in his journey from a coal mining town to NASA; 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
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm41964875
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; widescreen ; full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 108 min.)
Isbn
9780783234694
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4365 OCTOBER ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; D01Z ; LAP ; VS1302M3 ; CNC1303.
Other control number
025192554421
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 25544
  • 20557
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 41964875
  • (Sirsi) o41964875
System details
  • DVD, full frame (1.33:1) and widescreen (2.35:1) presentations; Dolby digital
  • (2005): DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; DTS 5.1 digital surround; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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