Buried deep beneath the cliched inspirational speeches, typical "Time-Life Classic Soul of the '70s" soundtrack and star Terrence Howard's copious tears is the real-life story of Jim Ellis, an out-of-work college grad turned hero who, amid the everyday despair of ghetto life, saved an endangered community recreation center and founded Philly's first more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (4 Credits)
Kevin Michael Smith
Norman Vance
Producer (5 Credits)
Adam Rosenfelt
Brett Forbes
Patrick Rizzotti
Paul Hall
Exec. Producer (8 Credits)
Eberhard Kayser
John Sacchi
Kimberly C. Anderson
Sam Nazarian
Victoria Fredrick
Co-Producer (2 Credits)
Marc Schaberg
Randy Winograd
Cinematographer (2 Credits)
Matthew F. Leonetti
Pete Romano
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Steve Saklad
Costumes (1 Credit)
Paul A. Simmons
Casting (2 Credits)
Amy McIntyre Britt
Anya Collof
Special Effects (1 Credit)
Mike Uguccioni
Sound (1 Credit)
Matthew T. Duncan
Make Up (1 Credit)
Stacy Stewart Kelly
Stunts (1 Credit)