An astronaut (Thornton) of NASA is forced to retire so he could save his family farm. But he can't give up his dream of space travel and looks to build his own rocket, despite the government's threats to stop him.
U.S. Release DateThe Astronaut Farmer release date was Friday, February 23, 2007.
Tuesday, July 10, 2007
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CompaniesWarner Independent Pictures
Rating MPAAPG for thematic material, peril and language
The story follows an eccentric farmer who dreams of space travel and sets out to build a rocket inside his barn. His neighbors consider him an oddity, the government thinks he is a threat, and the media sees him as a story.
- TBA: New Mexico, United States