PG-13 | | Drama
When Forrester arrives to defend Jamal at the Mailer School, Dr. Charles Bernstein is present in the background (as Dr. Simon). Dr. Bernstein is a real poet and poetics professor at the State University of New York at Buffalo.
Prof. Robert Crawford:
Perhaps the challenge should have been directed elsewhere. "It is a melancholy truth that even...
Jamal: "great men have poor relations" Dickens.
Prof. Robert Crawford: "You will hear the beat of..."
Prof. Robert Crawford: "All great truths begin..."
Prof. Robert Crawford: "Man is the only animal...
Jamal: "that ...
When Jamal is talking with the BMW owner, Jamal makes the statement about the origin of the BMW logo representing spinning propellers. This is actually not true. The BMW emblem is actually derived from the national colors of Bavaria and the roundel was mirroring the original Rapp Motor Works emblem.
Jamal and friends play basketball through the end credits from the window of Forrester's apartment.
$701,207 25 December 2000