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Title Won't back down [videorecording] / Walden Media presents ; a Gran Via Production ; produced by Mark Johnson ; written by Brin Hill and Daniel Barnz ; directed by Daniel Barnz.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2013]


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Description 1 videodisc (121 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
"Inspired by actual events"--Container.
Special features: deleted scenes with optional commentary by director ; 'A tribute to teachers' ; The importance of education ; audio commentary with director ; theatrical trailer ; sneak peek.
Credits Music, Marcelo Zarvos ; editor, Kristina Boden ; director of photography, Roman Osin.
Cast Maggie Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis, Oscar Isaac, Rosie Perez, Ving Rhames, Lance Reddick, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Bill Nunn, Holly Hunter.
Summary Frustrated by her dyslexic daughter's struggles at a failing inner-city school, Jamie Fitzpatrick tries to enroll her somewhere else. When this fails, Jamie recruits a disillusioned but caring teacher to try to fix the broken school.
Audience MPAA rating: PG; for thematic elements and language.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English, dubbed Spanish or dubbed French dialogue, optional Spanish subtitles ; English descriptive audio ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH) ;closed captioned.
Subject Dyslexic children -- Drama.
Teachers -- Drama.
Urban schools -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Added Author Barnz, Daniel, 1966- director.
Hill, Brin screenwriter.
Johnson, Mark, 1945 December 27- producer.
Gyllenhaal, Maggie, 1977- actor.
Davis, Viola, 1965- actor.
Isaac, Oscar actor.
Perez, Rosie actor.
Rhames, Ving, 1961- actor.
Reddick, Lance actor.
Jean-Baptiste, Marianne, actor.
Nunn, Bill, 1953- actor.
Hunter, Holly, 1958- actor.
Zarvos, Marcelo, composer.
Boden, Kristina, editor.
Osin, Roman, 1960- Cinematographer.
Walden Media.
Gran Via Productions.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Added Title Will not back down
Standard No. 024543828006
024543828013 (Bilingual packaging)
Music No. 2282800 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
2282801 Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment (Bilingual packaging)

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