Life of a King Synopsis
The unlikely true story of Eugene Brown and his one-man mission to give inner-city kids of Washington D.C. something he never had – a future.
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Movie Reviews

a underrated but a great movie

By emillermusic
This movie didn't get a lot of publicity (not surprised anyway). Strong plot and acting. So sad that African-American movies (especially the positive ones) don't receive enough of attention . I'm...

Wish it was here.

By Raymond1906
It's disappointing that they did not show this movie here in my area. The movie seems to be very good from the pre-views....

Needs to be watched!

By Burquidi
Sad that such a great movie gets no publicity!! This positive movie should be recommended by all who've seen it!! Please take your family to watch this story that inspires!...

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By rjenkins84
Great film based on the true story of ex-con Eugene Brown and his creation of the Big Chair Chess Club....

Lone surviver

By ycastaneda12
Amazing movie ,must watch...

Inspirational Movie

By naielah
I was very inspired by this movie....

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Rated PG-13 | For Thematic Elements, All Involving Teens, Some Drug Content and Brief Violent Images
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Sentimental, formulaic tale of an inspiring chess teacher.
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