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Coach Carter

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Coach Carter

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
140 minutes
Wide Release Date:
01/14/05
performer:
Ashanti, Rob Brown, Samuel L. Jackson
director:
Thomas Carter
distributor:
Paramount Studios

We gave it a C+

Samuel L. Jackson stars as an inner-city high school basketball coach and tough-love academic drill sergeant rolled into one. The actor uses his nimble inflections to turn threats into play, but this formula flick is facile and overly long.

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