Edward James Olmos's Oscar-nominated performance energizes this true-life story of a Los Angeles high school teacher who drives his students on to exc (more…)
01:49 — Hopper's controversial account of a veteran Los Angeles cop teamed up with a rookie to fight gang violence. Story and performances are very convincing (more…)
01:11 — True story of Los Angeles teacher Jaime Escalante, who inspired his students to achieve excellence in calculus. Inspirational for the viewer as well!
An early session in math class at Garfield High in which teacher Jaime Escalante (Edward James Olmos) introduces algebra, with particular attention on (more…)