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Freedom Writers poster
A young teacher inspires her class of at-risk students to learn tolerance, apply themselves and pursue education beyond high school.

Director: Richard LaGravenese
Writer: Richard LaGravenese (screenplay), Freedom Writers (book), Erin Gruwell (book)
Production: N/A
Year: 2007
MetaScore: 64/100
ImdbRating: 7.5
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 05 Jan 2007
Awards: 2 wins & 1 nomination.

33 Clips & Quotes

Cast

Erin Gruwell - Hilary Swank
Scott Casey - Patrick Dempsey
Steve Gruwell - Scott Glenn
Margaret Campbell - Imelda Staunton
Andre Bryant - Mario
Gloria Munez - Kristin Herrera
Sindy - Jaclyn Ngan
Alejandro Santiago - Sergio Montalvo
Marcus - Jason Finn
Jamal Hill - Deance Wyatt
Brandy Ross - Vanetta Smith
Ben Daniels - Hunter Parrish
Brian Gelford - John Benjamin Hickey
Dr. Carl Cohn - Robert Wisdom
Miep Gies - Pat Carroll
Grant Rice - Armand Jones
Eva's Father - Ricardo Molina
Eva's Mother - Angela Alvarado
Sindy's Boyfriend (as Anh Nguyen) - Anh Tuan Nguyen
Sindy's Friend - Katie Soo
Brandy's Mother - Liisa Cohen
Brandy's Father - Brian Bennett
Self (as Mr. Horace Hall) - Horace Hall
Principal Banning - Tim Halligan
Karin Polachek - Lisa Banes
Young Eva - Giselle Bonilla
Young Marcus - Earl Williams
Marcus' Mother - Angela Sargeant
PTA Mom - Robin Skye
Store Owner - Chil Kong
Defense Attorney - Juan Garcia
Prosecutor - Larry Cahn
Hall Monitor - Sharaud Moore
Gang Member - Abel Soto
Cop #1 - Dan Warner
Cop #2 - Randy Hall
Cop #3 - Carl Paoli
Drug Dealer - Dominic Daniel
Bookstore Clerk - Cody Chappel
Self - The Holocaust Survivor - Renee Firestone
Self - The Holocaust Survivor - Eddie Ilam
Self - The Holocaust Survivor - Elisabeth Mann
Self - The Holocaust Survivor - Gloria Ungar
Maitre'd - George Alvarezzo
Honors Class Student - Rock Anthony
Eva's Hispanic Gang Member / Student - Sonny Mario Ayon
Black Student - Dre Bowie
Student - Ian Clay
Carnival Attendee - David Cohen
Student - Chrissy Crook
Student - Giovanni Davis
Student - Jason Ford
Student - Ashley Glenn
Roberto / Evas cousin - Robert Gonzalez
Student - Audia Holiday
Student - Annie Hsu
Teacher - Elizabeth Ince
Marcus's Dead Friend - Michael James Lazar
Asian Student - Don Le
Black Student - Deon Lucas
Student - Angela Nesbitt
Man in the Park - Ian Novotny
Black Gang Member - Ihuoma Ofordire
Marcus' Dead Friend #2 - Jeran Pascascio
Prisoner - Bidkar Ramos
Grant's Mother - Palma Lawrence Reed
Actor - Matt Riedy
White Dinner Companion - Kirsten Roeters
Sindy's Asian Gang Member / Student - Joe Seo
Honor Student - Michael Shiraef
Obnoxious Waiter - Joe Towne
Latin Gangster - Anthony E. Valentin
White Cop #1 - Adam Vanderwielen