PG | | Biography, Drama
The story of Jaime Escalante, a high school teacher who successfully inspired his dropout prone students to learn calculus.
Features Edward James Olmos's only Oscar nominated performance.
If we discuss sex, I have to give sex for homework.
When Mr. Escalante returns home after thinking his car has been stolen, the front windows are shown with their curtains closed. Once Angel shows up with his car, Escalante goes to the window to see what is happening, and the curtains are wide open.
$411,884 (USA) (13 March 1988)