Chadwick strikes a perfect balance between humor and tragic gravity, and the result is that an unknown story seems certain to stir the hearts of audiences worldwide. show more
I have never seen elementary schoolers more passionate about education than the ones I met at a school in rural Kenya, not far from the shadow of Mount Kilimanjaro. show more
For all of its brutal flashbacks and heavy-handed devices, The First Grader works best when it works quietly. show more
My husband love this movie, he cries a lot. Inspirational movie we recomend it.
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!
Awesome! I am a 30 year plus educator and this movie brought me to tears.