Dangerous Minds
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Dangerous Minds
United States 1995

Directed by
John N. Smith

Cast
George Dzundza
Courtney B. Vance
Robin Bartlett
Nathan Bexton
Year:1995
Running time:100 minutes 1
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Sight & Sound January nr. 1 1996


Country:United States
Language:English
Spanish

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Recently divorced ex-marine Louanne Johnson is hired as a teacher in a high-school in a poor area of the city. Her friend Hal, also teacher in the school, got the temporary job for her. After a terrible reception from the students, she tries unconventional methods of teaching (using karate, Bob Dylan lyrics etc) to gain the trust of the students.

Books with substantial mentioning of Dangerous Minds
Beth A. Fhaner and Christopher P. Scanlon (eds.)
Magill's Cinema Annual 1996, 15th Edition. A Survey of the Films of 1995
Detroit; New York; Toronto; London, 1996
Reviews
Lizzie Francke, Dangerous Minds, in: Sight & Sound, nr. 1 (January), 1996 pp. 37