October Sky Blu-ray
Set in the 1950s, this real-life story tells of Homer Hickam, Jr., a West Virginia teenager whose obsession with Russia's launch of Sputnik I causes friction with his coal miner father and prompts him to construct and attempt to launch a rocket with his three friends. Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper and Laura Dern star in this superior family saga from director Joe Johnston ("The Rocketeer"). 108 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English DTS HD 5.1 Master Audio, Spanish DTS 5.1, French DTS 5.1; Subtitles: English (SDH), Spanish, French; audio commentary; featurettes; theatrical trailer.