Acclaimed star Richard Dreyfuss gives the performance of a lifetime (1995 Academy Award(R)-nominee, Best Actor — MR. HOLLAND’S OPUS) in this uplifting hit cheered by audiences everywhere! Glenn Holland (Dreyfuss) is a passionate musician who dreams of composing one truly memorable piece of music. But reality intrudes when he reluctantly accepts a “day job” as a high school music teacher to support his family. In time, however, Mr. Holland realizes that his real passion is teaching, and his legacy is the generations of young people he inspires. Also featuring Glenne Headly (BREAKFAST OF CHAMPIONS) and Olympia Dukakis (MAFIA!) — you’re sure to find this electrifying motion picture both entertaining … and unforgettable!
Jana notes: All of us who are parents can benefit from this film. It provides great insights into what we unintentionally message our kids.
Audience: Family, Teens, Adults. Teachers and Principals too.
Rating: Enjoyable. Thought provoking.
Message Take-away: Ask yourself “Have I really gotten to know my kid(s)?” Or “have I shut them out, making them angry as a result?”
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