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Won't Back Down

Jamie Fitzpatrick (Maggie Gyllenhaal) and Nona Alberts (Viola Davis) are two women from opposites sides of the social and economic track, but they have one thing in common: a mission to fix their community's broken school and ensure a bright future for their children. The two women refuse to let any obstacles stand in their way as they battle a bureaucracy that's hopelessly mired in traditional thinking, and they seek to re-energize a faculty that has lost its passion for teaching.
 
  • Genres: Drama
  • Running Time: 121 minutes
  • Release Date: Friday, September 28, 2012
  • Country: United States
  • Language: English
  • MPAA Rating: PG [ Language, Thematic Elements ]
  • Starring: Maggie Gyllenhaal [Jamie Fitzpatrick], Viola Davis [Nona Alberts], Holly Hunter [Evelyn Riske], Oscar Isaac [Michael Perry], Rosie Perez [Breena Harper], Ving Rhames [Principal Thompson], Lance Reddick [Charles Alberts], Marianne Jean-Baptiste [Olivia Lopez], Bill Nunn [Principal Holland], Emily Lind [Malia Fitzpatrick], Dante Brown [Cody Alberts], Liza Colón-Zayas [Yvonne], Ned Eisenberg [Arthur Gould], Nancy Bach [Deborah], Keith Flippen [Ben], Robert Haley [Tim]
  • Directed by: Daniel Barnz [Director], Brin Hill [Screenwriter], Daniel Barnz [Screenwriter], Mark Johnson [Producer], Tom Williams [Executive Producer], Ron Schmidt [Executive Producer], Roman Osin [Cinematographer], Rusty Smith [Production Design], Kristina Boden [Film Editor], Luca Mosca [Costume Designer], Marcelo Zarvos [Original Music], Laura Rosenthal [Casting], Julie Madison [Casting], Nadia Simon [Casting], Gary Kosko [Art Director], Diana Stoughton [Set Decoration]
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