Astronaut Farmer - If We Don't Have Our Dreams, We Have Nothing

Posted on: January 31, 2007 | Views: 69 | Comment

Charles (Billy Bob Thornton) pleads his case to the board to let him fly into space.

An astronaut (Thornton) at NASA is forced to retire so he can 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. Virginia Madsen also stars. 

billy bob thornton • speech • astronaut • farmer