Jake Gyllenhaal watching Sputnik 1 fly across the night sky and saying "Wow", I couldn't help but imagine Owen Wilson doing that.
Nothing flashy by any means, everything here is solid in telling this great true story. I wasn't particularly moved by it, but I'm sure many have found this to be inspiring or atleast relatable in some sense. Everything here was standard fare when it comes to movies about dreams and overcoming expectations. If I had to describe this in one word: Old-fashioned.