The Astronaut Farmer

The Astronaut Farmer

A drama by Mark and Michael Polish for Warner Independent Pictures.

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The story follows an eccentric farmer and former astronaut (Thornton) who dreams of space travel and sets out to build a rocket inside his barn. His neighbors consider him an oddity, the government thinks he is a threat, and the media sees him as a story. The Astronaut Farmer is being directed by Michael Polish from a script written by the two brothers. Mark Polish is producing along with Paula Weinstein and Len Amato.


Billy Bob Thorton
Virginia Madsen
Bruce Dern
Bruce Willis