PG | | Documentary
Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim reminds us that education "statistics" have names: Anthony, Francisco, Bianca, Daisy, and Emily, whose stories make up the engrossing foundation of WAITING FOR ...See full summary »
15 October 2010 | MisterWhiplash
7 | personally engaging and sometimes factually slight document on the current state of education
Waiting for Superman does one thing right above all else: it gets a conversation going. Then something else has to ...
There is a scene in which Bianca, one of the little girls, is reading from a book about someone taking apples and bringing them into the city to sell. The book she is reading is called "The Giving Tree" and was written by Shel Silverstein.
I was like what do you mean he's not real. And she thought I was crying because it's like Santa Claus is not real and I was crying because there was no one coming with enough power to save us.
$139,033 (USA) (24 September 2010)
$6,410,257 (USA) (17 December 2010)
Dive deep into Amazon Originals, Awards Central, Best of 2016, and more.