The Astronaut Farmer Synopsis
A farmer (Billy Bob Thornton), who once worked for NASA, builds a rocket in his barn.
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Movie Reviews

How Corny can a movie get!

By debrac
I couln't believe my husband chose this movie. We usually see well written, well directed, thought provoking movies....what a mistake. I teased him for days....

Astronaut Farmer encourages dreamers

By tamarasommers
Astronaut Farmer—The movie is a story for dreamers and creative individuals. It is an encouraging story for young and mature minds on several levels. It demonstrates victory against the most...

Astronaut Farmer

By Lady Bells
This is a wholesome family movie... It has some realistic items pertaining to everyday life, but it is a movie about hopes and dreams... Everyone must have hope and everyone must have dreams.....

Loved it!

By jburkezz
This is a great family movie and quite entertaining. It's nice to see that Billy Bob Thornton can make movies without lots of profanity also. I really enjoyed it....

too slow

By jakclassic
good acting & caracters ---just not enough action for 90 minutes....

Good choice

By weblur
I thought it was very entertaining. My 9 year old grand-daughter enjoyed it as well. Everyone has dreams, but only few try to make them come true! It takes hard work and great devotion and this movie...

Astronaut Farmer

By MDBMovielovers
Wonder family movie. Much more interesting and believable than we thought it would be. Loving family relationships make this a great movie for children....

astronaut farmer

By ssbeesley
The scenes were hard to follow. Although a sweet story, was a little confusing at times....

The Astronaut Farmer

By jan angel
Great Family Movie!! I wish more movies like this would be made for us decent people who want to go to the movies with their families and enjoy it, instead of being embarrassed when the nudity, sex...

Great feel good family movie

By TikiLiz
My family loved this movie. It relays a message of never giving up on your dreams no matter how out of reach they seem. It was better than I had anticipated and I would see it again. Take your family...

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Rated PG | For thematic material, peril and language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Billy Bob dreams of space in uneven fantasy drama.
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