PG | | Drama
Two determined mothers, one a teacher, look 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.
Oscar Isaac'a character is very inspired by music, notably Johnny Cash. He would later go on to play a musician in Inside Llewyn Davis.
I've just never been able to talk smart people into doing things before.
$2,603,370 (USA) (30 September 2012)
$5,308,553 (USA) (18 November 2012)
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