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Won't back down / Walden Media presents a Gran Via production ; executive producer, Ron Schmidt, Tom Williams ; produced by Mark Johnson ; written by Brin Hill and Daniel Barnz ; directed by Daniel Barnz.

Schmidt, Ron (Ronald J.), (film producer.). Williams, Tom, (film producer.). Johnson, Mark, 1945- (film producer.). Hill, Brin, (screenwriter.). Barnz, Daniel, 1966- (film director.). Gyllenhaal, Maggie, 1977- (actor.). Davis, Viola, 1965- (actor.). Isaac, Oscar. (actor.). Perez, Rosie. (actor.). Rhames, Ving, 1961- (actor.). Reddick, Lance, (actor.). Jean-Baptiste, Marianne, (actor.). Nunn, Bill, 1952-2016 (actor.). Hunter, Holly, 1958- (actor.). Lind, Emily Alyn, (actor.). Brown, Dante, (actor.). Colón-Zayas, Liza, (actor.). Eisenberg, Ned, (actor.). Zarvos, Marcelo, (composer (expression)). Mosca, Luca, (costume designer.). Boden, Kristina, (editor of moving image work.). Smith, Rusty, (production designer.). Osin, Roman, 1960- (director of photography.). Walden Media. (Added Author). Gran Via Productions. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author). Music by Marcelo Zarvos ; costume designer, Luca Mosca ; editor, Kristina Boden ; production designer, Rusty Smith ; director of photography, Roman Osin. (Cast).

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (121 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2013].

Contents / Notes

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
DVD release date: January 15, 2013.
"Inspired by actual events"--Container.
Extras: Deleted scenes (with optional commentary by director); A tribute to teachers; The importance of education; Audio commentary with director Daniel Barnz; Theatrical trailer; Sneak peek.
Creation/Production Credits: Music by Marcelo Zarvos ; costume designer, Luca Mosca ; editor, Kristina Boden ; production designer, Rusty Smith ; director of photography, Roman Osin.
Participant or Performer: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis, Oscar Isaac, Rosie Perez, Ving Rhames, Lance Reddick, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Bill Nunn, Holly Hunter, Emily Alyn Lind, Dante Brown, Liza Colón-Zayas, Ned Eisenberg.
Summary, etc.: 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.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG; for thematic elements and language.
System Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital, Dolby surround.
Language: English (5.1), Spanish or French (surround) dialogue; Spanish subtitles; English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing; closed captioned; English audio described.
Subject: Dyslexic children > Drama.
Teachers > Drama.
Urban schools > Drama.
Niños disléxicos > Teatro.
Maestros > Teatro.
Dyslexic children > Fiction.
Teachers > Fiction.
Urban schools > Fiction.
Closed caption video recordings.
Genre: Feature films.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Drama films.

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