Moral: hard work
Duration: 1h 48m
What’s in it for you and your child?
Homer Hickman is the son of a coal mine worker and his dream is to work in the mine like his father. But when the first satellite Sputnik is sent to circle the orbit, Homer becomes enchanted by rockets. With his friends, Homer tries many times to build a rocket but everyone in the town thinks that they are wasting their time. However, one high-school teacher encourages them to continue working and lets them know that they can compete in the national science fair. With renewed enthusiasm, the kids work hard to perfect their work.
From this movie children can learn that they must work hard to achieve their dreams even if everyone thinks that they are wrong.