Stand And Deliver

  • 1988
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Biography

Another one of those teachers who uses entertainment to save young souls, this time in East Los Angeles. Based on a true story, the movie stars Edward James Olmos as Jaime Escalante, a math teacher at East LA's Garfield High. Escalante's class is filled with kids who have no desire to learn--they come late to class, can't do multiplication, talk and eat...read more

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Stand and Deliver
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…)
Stand And Deliver - Official Trailer
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!
(Movie Clip) Fill the Hole!
An early session in math class at Garfield High in which teacher Jaime Escalante (Edward James Olmos) introduces algebra, with particular attention on (more…)
Stand And Deliver - (Original Trailer)
A hopeful teacher (Edward James Olmos) uses math to give his gang-member students self esteem in Stand And Deliver (1988).

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  • Released: 1988
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Another one of those teachers who uses entertainment to save young souls, this time in East Los Angeles. Based on a true story, the movie stars Edward James Olmos as Jaime Escalante, a math teacher at East LA's Garfield High. Escalante's class is filled wi… (more)

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