Won't back down
Frustrated by her dyslexic daughter's struggles at a failing inner-city school, Jamie Fitzpatrick tries to enroll her somewhere else. When this fails, Jamie recruits a disillusioned but caring teacher to try to fix the broken school.
Subjects:Female friendship -- Drama.
Mothers and daughters -- Drama.
Teacher-student relationships -- Drama.
Urban schools -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Barnz, Daniel, 1966-
Davis, Viola, 1965-
Gyllenhaal, Maggie, 1977-
Hunter, Holly, 1958-
Rhames, Ving, 1961-
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox, c2013.
1 videodisc (ca. 121 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
Special features: Deleted scenes with director's commentary ; a tribute to teachers ; the importance of education ; audio commentary with director Daniel Barnz.
Music by Marcelo Zarvos ; cinematography, Roman Osin ; edited by Kristina Boden.
Viola Davis, Holly Hunter, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Oscar Isaac, Rosie Perez, Ving Rhames.
DVD, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 and 2.0.
For private home use only.
English, French, Spanish audio with English and Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Described video for the visually impaired.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
2282801Link to PAC