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Rated
PG-13
Runtime 109 min
Ratings
91% critics Rotten Tomatoes
64% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 11+ Common Sense Media
Genre Comedy, Music
Release 10/03/03
Actors Jack Black, Adam Pascal, Lucas Papaelias, Chris Stack
Directors Richard Linklater
Down and out rock star Dewey Finn gets fired from his band, and he faces a mountain of debts and depression. He takes a job as a 4th grade substitute teacher at an uptight private school where his attitude and hijinx have a powerful effect on his students. He also meets Zack, a 10-year-old guitar prodigy, who could help Dewey win a "battle of the bands" competition, which would solve his financial problems and put him back in the spotlight.
Genre Comedy, Music
Release 10/03/03
Actors Jack Black, Adam Pascal, Lucas Papaelias, Chris Stack
Directors Richard Linklater
Down and out rock star Dewey Finn gets fired from his band, and he faces a mountain of debts and depression. He takes a job as a 4th grade substitute teacher at an uptight private school where his attitude and hijinx have a powerful effect on his students. He also meets Zack, a 10-year-old guitar prodigy, who could help Dewey win a "battle of the bands" competition, which would solve his financial problems and put him back in the spotlight.