- DVD DRAMA (CEN)
English or French dialogue; closed-captioned.
Michelle Pfeiffer, George Dzundza, Courtney B. Vance, Robin Bartlett, John Neville, Lorraine Toussaint, Marcello Thedford.
Hollywood Pictures Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment,
1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
MPAA rating: R.
Former U.S. Marine LouAnne Johnson is a first-time high school teacher assigned to a class of tough-but-smart inner-city students. When conventional methods fail to reach them, the feisty Ms. Johnson tries the unconventional--defying the rules and creating her own curriculum! In the process, she instills a new self-confidence in her students--motivating them towards their greatest potential.
Title from container.
Based upon My posse don't do homework by LouAnne Johnson.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1995.
Special feature: "Gangsta's paradise" performed by Coolio.