Blackboard Jungle

  • 1955
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

This searing if somewhat overrated condemnation of juvenile delinquency brought attention to some of the problems afflicting urban high schools and is notable as a reflection of certain 1950s social mores. Rendered in effectively grainy black and white and using violence with considerable impact, the dutifully sincere screenplay by director Brooks unfortunately...read more

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Blackboard Jungle - Official Trailer
01:11 — An inner city school teacher goes above and beyond the call of duty to reach his rebellious students. Low budget classic features the rock anthem 'Roc (more…)
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02:53 — Richard Dadier (Glenn Ford) is a teacher at North Manual High School, an inner-city school where many of the pupils, led by an African American studen (more…)

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