• Release Date: September 28, 2012
  • Run Time: 2 hr 1 min
  • Rating: PG - Thematic elements and language
  • Cast: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis, Holly Hunter
  • Director: Daniel Barnz
  • Genre: Drama

Synopsis: In this powerful story – inspired by true events – of parenthood, friendship, hope and courage, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis portray determined mothers¬ who will stop at nothing to transform their children’s failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy and a system mired in traditional thinking, they risk everything to make a difference in the education and future of their children.