Half Nelson

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Half Nelson

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Ryan Gosling

Dan Dunne

Jeff Lima

Roodly

Shareeka Epps

Drey

Nathan Corbett

Terrance

Storyline

Dan Dunne is an eighth-grade history teacher in an inner-city school deep in the heart of Brooklyn. He eschews the provided curriculum in favor of off-the-cuff, but deeply heartfelt lectures about the importance of understanding history, rather than just memorizing it. He speaks primarily of dialectics, the tensions between two opposing forces. He is torn between his desire to change the world and his increasingly desperate realization that he can't, at least not in the ... more


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11August 2009

“Half Nelson” is a 2006 American film that premiered in competition at the 2006 Sundance Film Festival, and was released theatrically on August 11, 2006. It is written by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, stars Ryan Gosling, Shareeka Epps and Anthony Mackie and is directed by Ryan Fleck. The film was scored by Juno-Award-winning Canadian band Broken Social Scene. Gosling received an Academy Award nomination for lead actor for his role in the film. A unique relationship develops between a white schoolteacher, his African-American student and a local drug dealer. “Half Nelson” was screened at the Philadelphia Film Festival on April 1, 2006. Director Ryan Fleck and actress Shareeka Epps attended the screening and answered questions from the audience. Download “Half Nelson” right now!

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This movie Half Nelson is worth checking out20 August 2012

This movie Half Nelson is worth checking out

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Still no reviews on this movie04 July 2012

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Lizzy

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Is it worth viewing?.04 October 2011

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Mad About Movies

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