Music of the Heart Poster

Music of the Heart

Release Date: October 29th, 1999

PG|2 hr. 4 min.

Plot Summary
After being abandoned by her husband, depressed music teacher Roberta (Meryl Streep) lands a job teaching violin to underprivileged children in Harlem, New York. Despite initial friction from school principal Janet Williams (Angela Bassett) and the students, the program succeeds and attracts public recognition. After 10 years, however, the program is suddenly shut down following budget cuts -- and Roberta, together with Williams and her former pupils, works to hold a fund-raising concert.

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Genres: Drama

Distributor: Miramax Films, Buena Vista International [us]

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