Astronaut Farmer encourages dreamers

By tamarasommers
Written March 06, 2007
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 incredible odds. The characters include a bright teenager who is able to think, articulate, and act with responsibility to achieve what others only believe is only with advanced education. A father who not only believes he is capable of achieving his dream, but realizes he has no option but to press on—to complete his mission, so that his children will be empowered, against all odds, to believe in themselves and their abilities. Moreover, it is a story for adults to know that dreams can come true. It was a motivating and demonstrated that even seemingly insurmountable obstacles can turn out to be only smoke screens; with perseverance and fortitude dreams can be realized.
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Astronaut Farmer

By Lady Bells
Written March 20, 2007
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.. Without them what is the point? Billy Bob Thornton did an excellent job portraying a husband, father and one with a dream he wouldn't let die... It is about a family pulling together under adversity...
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How Corny can a movie get!

By debrac
Written March 06, 2007
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.
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Loved it!

By jburkezz
Written March 10, 2007
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.
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One of the best!

By rotoflex38
Written February 26, 2007
Kids and family loved this movie. Thornton was great. Great all around family movie!
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