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  1. Out&aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Spirit of Jefferson Advocate

    If you've never seen "October Sky," make time to attend Friday's free showing on the campus of Shepherd University, part of the Shepherdstown Film Society's fall season. Starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Laura Dern, the 1999 film "October Sky" will be shown Friday as part of the Shepherdstown Film Society.

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  2. Actor Chad Lindberg hosts new 'Ghost Stalkers' series with John E.L. TenneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Examiner.com

    ... America in the fall. Chad Lindberg is best known for his roles on the "Fast and the Furious" franchise, the "October Sky" film, and the popular paranormal series "Supernatural" as Ash. Lindberg took in an interest in the paranormal after he nearly ...

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  3. TIFF 2014: Jake Gyllenhaal lauds 'warm' CanadiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | The London Free Press

    ... definition of success?" The 33-year-old actor seems well-acquainted with success. After breaking out with 1999's October Sky and 2001's Donnie Darko, he earned an Oscar nomination for 2005's Brokeback Mountain, opposite the late Heath Ledger, and ...

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  4. 'October Sky' does good job of telling Homer Hickam Jr.'s remarkable storyRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | Alabama Live

    Actor Jake Gyllenhaal as Huntsville author Homer Hickam Jr. in the 1999 film, "October Sky," which was based on Hickam's memoir, "Rocket Boys."

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  5. 'October Sky' actress Natalie Canerday on Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... roles are as Alabama-born Lucas Black's mom in "Sling Blade" and Alabama author Homer Hickam's mom in "October Sky." "I was supposed to work 3-and-a-half weeks originally," she said. "It turned into almost five months because of the weather. It was ...

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  6. 'Rocket Boys' author Homer Hickam on writing memoirs, teaching Letterman to dive: Red Clay Readers Q ARead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... with Homer Hickam, author of " Rocket Boys: A Memoir, " the popular 1998 book made into the 1999 film " October Sky ." He still sounds like one, too, as he describes how he designed the UAT - Underwater Astronaut Trainer - at the U.S. Space and ...

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  7. Red Clay Readers to conclude summer reading series with 'Rocket Boys'Read the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... in Huntsville, is an author with 13 titles to his credit including Rocket Boys which was converted to the movie, October Sky. Photo by Gary Cosby Jr. 06/25/10 (Gary Cosby Jr.) AL.com's Red Clay Readers will conclude its inaugural summer reading ...

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  8. Connecting Hollywood to numismatics through coal scripRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Coin World

    ... Sky of Stone by Homer Hickam. If the name sounds familiar, it is probably because of the Jake Gyllenhaal movie October Sky , and his book upon which the movie was based, Rocket Boys . Hickam, the son of a stern, taciturn coal mine superintendent in ...

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