Filming Locations (12)

  • Petros, Tennessee, USA (Main set for coal-mining town)

  • Wartburg, Tennessee, USA (as Cape Coalwood - site of slate dump where rockets were launched.)

  • Fountain City Elementary School - 2910 Montbelle Drive, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA (school exterior)

  • Harriman, Tennessee, USA (Kingston TVA Fossil Plant, railroad scenes, bus station, late night hangout exterior)

  • Jacobs Building - 3301 Magnolia Avenue, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA (science fair building)

  • Tennessee Valley Railroad, Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA

  • Gresham Middle School - 500 Gresham Road, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA (football scenes)

  • Oliver Springs, Tennessee, USA (business and residence locations)

  • Knoxville, Tennessee, USA

  • Oak Ridge, Tennessee, USA

  • Tennessee, USA

  • USA