This middling drama wastes a good cast and an intriguing premise. Christian Slater stars as a NASA obsessed kid who gets to meet his astronaut idol (Martin Sheen) and is disappointed to learn that he is a drunken lout. Of course, they become friends and learn life lessons from each other. The two leads’ charisma is trapped underneath their clichéd characters and a snail like pace. Co-starring a before she spread her legs Sharon Stone.