Stand and Deliver 1988

Synopsis:

Jaime Escalante is a mathematics teacher in a school in a hispanic neighbourhood. Convinced that his students have potential, he adopts unconventional teaching methods to try and turn gang members and no-hopers into some of the country's top algebra and calculus students.

Directed by: Ramón Menéndez
Written by: Ramón Menéndez & Tom Musca
Release date: 1988-03-11
Runtime: 103 minutes
Critics score:
Tagline: At a tough school, someone had to take a stand...and someone did. Together, one teacher and one class proved to America they could...
Cast:
Edward James Olmos
Edward James Olmos
Jaime A. Escalante 
Lou Diamond Phillips
Lou Diamond Phillips
Angel Guzman 
Andy García
Andy García
Dr. Ramirez 
Estelle Harris
Estelle Harris
Secretary 
Mark Phelan
Mark Phelan
Cop 
Virginia Paris
Virginia Paris
Raquel Ortega 
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Also known as:
  • Con Ganas De Triunfar
  • Lecciones inolvidables
  • O Preço do Desafio