Lean On Me

  • 1989
  • Movie
  • PG-13
  • Drama

Based on the story of controversial high-school principal Joe Clark, LEAN ON ME begins in the 1960s, as Clark (Morgan Freeman) conducts an energetic class at Eastside High in Paterson, New Jersey. The class--an early indication of the bravura style for which Clark will later become famous--is interrupted when Clark is informed that the school board is fed...read more

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01:37 — Based on the story of Joe Clark, a principal who cleaned up an embattled New Jersey high school amidst much controversy. Sugarcoated but inspiring non (more…)

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  • Released: 1989
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: Based on the story of controversial high-school principal Joe Clark, LEAN ON ME begins in the 1960s, as Clark (Morgan Freeman) conducts an energetic class at Eastside High in Paterson, New Jersey. The class--an early indication of the bravura style for whi… (more)

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