January 14, 2005
Studio: Paramount Pictures
Director: Thomas Carter
MPAA Rating: PG-13 (for violence, sexual content, language, teen partying and some drug material)
Screenwriters: Mark Schwahn, John Gatins
Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Ri’chard, Rob Brown, Ashanti , Debbi Morgan
Official website: CoachCartermovie.com
Inspired by a true-life story, "Coach Carter" is an inspirational account of a controversial high school basketball coach, who received both high praise and staunch criticism when he made national news in 1999 for benching his entire undefeated basketball team for poor academic performance.