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PG-13| 1 hr. 34 min.

Plot Summary
A recent emigrant (Fellag) of Algeria takes over a Canadian classroom after a teacher's tragic death.

Cast: Fellag , Sophie Nélisse , Émilien Néron , Danielle Proulx , Brigitte Poupart , Jules Philip , Daniel Gadouas , Louis Champagne

Director: Philippe Falardeau

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Music Box

Monsieur Lazhar (2011)

Release Date: May 25th, 2012|1 hr. 34 min.

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  • July 23, 2012 mikesmutt
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    Nice movie with solid writing and acting. Nothing theatrical *********** can easily be watched on the small screen

  • May 22, 2012 eileen5
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    Very well done, kept my interest the whole way through.

  • May 20, 2012 lblesser
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    This is a lovely film. My eyes get misty just thinking about it. The director deserves special recognition for how the schoolchildren are portrayed.

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