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