In 1930s Los Angeles. Jack Parsons works as a janitor at a chemical factory by day, but, by night, he nurses a secret ambition: to build rockets that will take mankind to the moon. The pressures of his double life are further complicated when Jack and his wife Susan are confronted by a mysterious new neighbor, Ernest Donovan, who appears to be leading a double life of his own.
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Professor Filip Mesulam warns Jack Parsons "if you don't proceed with caution, you will fail, or worse, blow yourself up." The real life Jack Parsons died in an explosion in 1952. See more