Stand and Deliver(Movie, 1988)

| 1h 43min | Genre: Drama
Stand and DeliverRating: 3.8/5 (with 141141 votes)
Stand and Deliver is a 1988 American drama film directed by Ramón Menéndez, written by Menéndez and Tom Musca, based on the true story of a high school mathematics teacher, Jaime Escalante. For portraying Escalante, Edward James Olmos was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor at the 61st Academy Awards. The film won the Independent Spirit Award for Best Feature in 1988. The film's title refers to the 1987 Mr. Mister song of the same name, which is also featured in the film's ending credits. In 2011, the film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant". ()
Movie poster of Stand and Deliver

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Awards & Nominations for Stand and Deliver

Academy Award for Best Actor

About Stand and Deliver

Jaime Escalante is a mathematics teacher in a school in a hispanic neighbourhood. Convinced that his students have potential, he adopts unconventional teaching methods to try and turn gang members and no-hopers into some of the country's top algebra and calculus students.

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Trailer for Stand and Deliver + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Stand and Deliver (1988) Official Trailer - Edward James Olmos, Estelle Harris Movie HD(Trailer, 1:23)

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), Spanish (ES)
Translated into 13 languages: German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 03/11/1988
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"O Preço do Desafio"
"Lecciones inolvidables"
"Con Ganas De Triunfar"

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