Release Date: January 5th, 2007
DVD Release Date: April 17th, 2007
PG-13|2 hr 3 min
A dedicated teacher (Hilary Swank) in a racially divided Los Angeles school has a class of at-risk teenagers deemed incapable of learning. Instead of giving up, she inspires her students to take an interest in their education and planning their future. She assigns reading material that relates to their lives and encourages them all to keep journals.
Director: Richard LaGravenese
Production Co: Double Feature Films, Paramount Pictures, Jersey Films, MTV Films
Distributors: Paramount Pictures