Farmer or Space Man

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Justin Crowley Dr. Saiz Composition 1 November 25, 2007 Farmer or Space Man? Whether he is compelled or simply insane, in the movie “The Astronaut Farmer ”, Billy Bob Thornton plays Charles Farmer and walks the line of both as he tries to launch a homemade rocket into outer space. This film will keep you in awe as he struggles to keep his sanity, family, and house all while trying to fulfill a dream of going into outer space. The film starts off showing you a little of the past. Farmer was a rocket engineer and an astronaut that quit before he ever got to launch because of the untimely death of his father. After time to cope with the loss, he decides to devote his life to building his own rocket and going to outer space. His main goal is to get the man built rocket up and going enough to get him into the orbit of earth, do one circle of it, and make it home safely, and as the FAA said “Sounds easy enough.” However, this proves to be almost more than the Farmer could handle when the FBI and the bank start to intervene. One
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