A review of freedom writers

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Admittedly, her slacker husband, Scott Patrick Dempseydoesn't deserve such a gifted wife, and her crusty dad, Steve a monumentally weathered Scott Glennhas some stereotypical responses to his daughter's choices.

They have real stories. They begin to recognize their similarities. Swank's portrayal avoids an epiphany moment, or the conventional ebb and flow emotions.

That in itself makes it a rare and close-to-wonderful thing.

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It is very emotional, but is balanced well with humor. It was wonderful and did what music is meant to for movies, setting the moods the score was present in the background but not overwhelming as in so many other movies lately the music didn't overshadow the story that was unfolding in any way.

Then, the movie began. Though the movie's emphasis on the efforts of a public school teacher is mostly secular and, hence, somewhat Romantic see the note belowthe movie keeps returning to moral issues. One person found this helpful.

The movie is a little too slick and polished for its own good, but its positive, uplifting moral messages and interesting characters and situations echo the good qualities of such true classics as Blackboard Jungle and Stand and Deliver.

The diaries her students wrote inspired students around the country to do the same.

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They could write anything they wanted in them. She said "No, I'm not a hero, I did what had to be done," but she said that all the students before her were heroes, for Ms.

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Even better it's true to life humor, things that would actually happen. There also was not any description of how Ms. This deeply earnest drama follows a familiar storyline. Although some may find the execution a little too textbook pardon the punLaGravenese keeps everything feeling just a little different.

Her students grew to love her and went on to bigger and better things in life, and their diaries were published into one piece, entitled "Freedom Writers.

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I want to hear them in their words.Jan 05,  · “Freedom Writers,” a true story about a white teacher trying to make a difference in a room crammed with black, Latino and Asian high school freshmen, has the makings of another groaner.

THE FREEDOM WRITERS, like BOBBY, gives a picture of what happened in the 's in the South, and like those who lost their lives to help others, these new LONG BEACH, California FREEDOM WRITERS are on a path to ensure "change" is just not a word, but an action.

While it is, like its genre brethren, inspiring and uplifting, Freedom Writers glosses over so much material that it makes the process look too easy.

Full Review. Nick Davis Nick's Flick Picks. Critics Consensus: Freedom Writers is a frank, formulaic entry in the inspirational inner-city teacher genre, with an energetic Hilary Swank 70%. kaleiseminari.com - Freedom Writers is one of those movies about an idealistic but strong-willed teacher who transforms a chaotic class of hardened inner city youths.

The movie is a little too slick and polished for its own good, but its positive, uplifting moral messages and interesting characters and. Feb 23,  · Movie Freedom Writers English teacher Erin Gruwell (Hilary Swank) takes her first job at an LA high school and finds herself in charge of a class of gang members and truants.2/5.

A review of freedom writers
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