|Other author/creator||Johnston, Joe, 1950-|
|Other author/creator||Colick, Lewis.|
|Other author/creator||Gyllenhaal, Jake, 1980-|
|Other author/creator||Cooper, Chris, 1951-|
|Other author/creator||Owen, Chris, 1980-|
|Other author/creator||Universal Pictures (Firm)|
||The true story of Homer Hickam Jr., a high school student in rural West Virginia, who seemed destined to repeat his father's harsh life in the coal mines, until he turned his attention to the skies.
|General note||Originally released as a motion picture in 1998.|
|General note||Based on the book "Rocket Boys" by Homer H. Hickam, Jr.|
|General note||"Based on an extraordinary true story."|
|General note||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.|
|Credits||Director of photography, Fred Murphy ; editor, Robert Dalva ; music, Mark Isham.|
||Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper, Chris Owen, Laura Dern.
||MPAA rating: PG; language, brief teen sensuality and alcohol use, and for some thematic elements.
|Language||English, Spanish or French dialogue, Spanish or French subtitles ; closed captioned.|
|Genre/form||Video recordings for the hearing impaired.|
|Publisher number||25544 Universal|
|Stock number||Midwest Tapes http://www.midwesttapes.com|