Academy Award winner Billy Bob Thornton and Academy Award nominee Virginia Madsen star in this inspiring, uplifting and heart-warming story of one family's quest for the stars. Thornton plays Charlie Farmer, a man determined to fly his own rocket into outer space. His family, and soon the entire town believe in his dream and join him in the adventure of a lifetime. Together, they challenge the system and discover the true meaning of courage and pioneer spirit.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.1 out of 5

19 Ratings

19 Ratings

58% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 6/10
  • Fresh 78
  • Rotten 57

Critics Consensus: The Astronaut Farmer is a charming, inspirational drama that successfully avoids modern cinematic cliches while appealing to the optimistic dreamer in all of us.

8+ COMMON SENSE

Billy Bob dreams of space in uneven fantasy drama.

Information

Studio
Warner Bros.
Genre
Drama
Released
Copyright
© 2007 Warner Bros. Entertainment. All Rights Reserved.

Languages

Primary
English (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.

Movies in Drama