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Rated PG · 121 min. · 2012


Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis play two determined mothers­, one a teacher, who will stop at nothing to transform their children's failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy, they risk everything to make a difference in the education and future of their children. This powerful story of parenthood, friendship and courage mirrors events that are making headlines daily.

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Director: Daniel Barnz
Writer: Brin Hill and Daniel Barnz
Producer: Mark Johnson
Cast: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis, Holly Hunter, Ving Rhames, Oscar Isaac, Rosie Perez, Lance Reddick, Emily Alyn Lind, Bill Nunn and Marianne Jean-Baptiste

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