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Release Date: April 29th, 2011

DVD Release Date: August 16th, 2011

PG|1 hr 41 min

Plot Summary
A boy (Chase Ellison) learns about appearances, tolerance and other concepts when his teacher (Ed Harris) pairs him with a misfit student to work on a class project.

Cast: Ed Harris, Chase Ellison, Molly Parker, Daniel Roebuck, Randy "The Viper" Orton, Daniel Yelsky, Alexander Walters, Mia Rose Frampton

Director: Michael Pavone

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: WWE Films

Distributors: Samuel Goldwyn Company

Keywords: Rivalry, Amusing, 1960s

Ratings & Reviews

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  • This well-intentioned tween-friendly message movie is earnest to a fault. show more

  • Written and directed by Mike Pavone, with a fine, understated, atypical performance by Ed Harris, it may be a feel-good family picture centered on kids, but it offers talismans to live by for people of all ages. show more

  • An entertaining, well-made plea for tolerance told from the point of view of a 12-year-old. show more

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