PG-13 | | Biography, Crime, Drama
A young teacher inspires her class of at-risk students to learn tolerance, apply themselves and pursue education beyond high school.
Based on the book called "The Freedom Writers Diary" by Erin Gruwell and the kids of Wilson High.
You're an honor student. If you transfer to Mrs. Gruwell's class, think how that'll reflect on your records.
Victoria: It doesn't matter to me, my grades will still be the same. Look, Ms. Campbell, when I first transferred to this school, I had a 4.0 average....
The same newspaper headlines recur throughout the movie, even though the movie takes place over several years.
Rebirth Of Slick (Cool Like Dat)
by Ishmael Butler & Mary Ann Vierra
Performed by Digable Planets
Courtesy of Capitol Records
Under license from EMI Film & Television Music
Contains a sample of "Strechin'"
Performed by Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers
Courtesy of Timeless Reocrds
$9,405,582 (USA) (7 January 2007)
$36,605,602 (USA) (15 March 2007)
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