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Freedom Writers

Rated PG-13 for violent content, some thematic material and language.

PG-13 122min.
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Assigned the thankless task of teaching freshman English at a gang-infested Long Beach, CA high school, a 23-year-old teacher resorts to unconventional means of breaking through to her hardened students in director Richard LaGravenese's adaptation of ... Read More
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October 25, 2011
it was a awesome movie would watch over again
May 22, 2008
This movie brought tears to my eyes. Not because I felt bad or because it was sad. Because, it hit home. Every single experience in that movie can hit home in one way or another. We all need to understand eachother for who we are and not for who we appear to be. This movie was directed amazingly. I couldnt say it better but to suggest all to make a difference in their own lives. Oh, and check out
May 22, 2008
this movie is amazing, it truely touched my heart, it states the truth about what goes on in are day to day life's, and i see that today as a student,. i would deffinetly go to see this movie again...
May 22, 2008
This Movie Is Worth The MoneY!!!
May 22, 2008
Today, while most parents that still care and have the means, have taken their children out of our PUBLIC SCHOOL and put them into private or home school situations, to instill some sense of morality and importance of a good education, this movie reminds us that their is still hope. But there is only hope if we stand strong against what the world, read media and Hollywood, want us to believe;

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