Songs from Movies

October Sky (1999)

Based on the true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes, and eventually became a NASA scientist.

The movie October Sky, released in 1999, features 15 songs from artists like The Platters, Elvis Presley, The Coasters and Fats Domino. What is your favorite song from October Sky?


Songs from October Sky

Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
The Platters
Jailhouse Rock
Elvis Presley
Yakety Yak
The Coasters
Ain't That a Shame
Fats Domino
Only You (and You Alone)
The Platters
It's All in the Game
Tommy Edwards
Why do fools fall in love
Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers
The Cadillacs
My Prayer
The Platters
Nine Pound Hammer Is Too Heavy
The Monroe Brothers
Red & Black
the Central High School Band, Knoxville, Tennessee
On Wisconsin
the Central High School Band, Knoxville, Tennessee
That'll Be the Day
Buddy Holly & The Crickets
The Coasters
Let the Good Times Roll
Shirley Goodman (as Shirley) and Leonard Lee (as Lee)