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Coach Carter

Samuel L. Jackson stars in this inspirational, fact-based sports drama as Ken Carter, a successful businessman who returns to his high school, where he was once a basketball star, to become the current team's new coach. When his players allow their grades to slip, however, Coach Carter takes drastic, controversial action to ensure that their futures are on solid ground. Robert Ri'chard, Debbi Morgan, Rob Brown and Ashanti costar.

Written by: John Gatins and

Written by: Mark Schwahn

Inspired by the life of: Ken Carter

Directed by: Thomas Carter

Duration: 137 mins

Genre: Drama, Sports

Advisories: Adult Language, Adult Content, Violence

Rating: PG13

Audio Format: Surround Sound, Dolby Digital 5.1, English/Spanish

Video Format: HDTV, Letterbox, Closed Captioning

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