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The First Grader

PG-13| 1 hr. 39 min.

Plot Summary
An 84-year-old Kenyan (Oliver Litondo) fights for his right to attend school for the first time and receive the education he previously could not afford.

Cast: Naomie Harris , Oliver Litondo , Tony Kgoroge , Sam Feuer , Nick Reding , Vusi Kunene , John Sibi-Okumu , Israel Makoe

Director: Justin Chadwick

Genres: Drama, Biography

Distributor: National Geographic

The First Grader (2010)

Release Date: May 13th, 2011|1 hr. 39 min.

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  • July 02, 2012 pamelacroix
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    My husband love this movie, he cries a lot. Inspirational movie we recomend it.

  • June 23, 2011 rafikijan
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    I LOVED this movie! It was so refreshing and heart warming. I love true stories and it kept me \"in the movie\" the whole time...not predictable as some critics say. I ******* had better marketing! Every educator in America should care so much!

  • June 03, 2011 gilbertoaztecgil
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    Awesome! I am a 30 year plus educator and this movie brought me to tears.

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