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Rated
PG-13
Runtime 112 min
Ratings
83% critics Rotten Tomatoes
59% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 14+ Common Sense Media
Genre Drama, Music, Romance
Release 01/12/01
Actors Julia Stiles, Sean Patrick Thomas, Kerry Washington, Fredro Starr
Directors Thomas Carter
Sara wants to be a ballerina, but her dreams are cut short by the sudden death of her mother. She moves in with her father, who she has not seen for a long time. He lives on the other side of town, in a predominantly Black neighborhood. She gets transferred to a new school where she is one of the few White students there. She becomes friends with Chenille, and later, falls in love with Chenille's brother, Derek.
Genre Drama, Music, Romance
Release 01/12/01
Actors Julia Stiles, Sean Patrick Thomas, Kerry Washington, Fredro Starr
Directors Thomas Carter
Sara wants to be a ballerina, but her dreams are cut short by the sudden death of her mother. She moves in with her father, who she has not seen for a long time. He lives on the other side of town, in a predominantly Black neighborhood. She gets transferred to a new school where she is one of the few White students there. She becomes friends with Chenille, and later, falls in love with Chenille's brother, Derek.