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Rated
PG
Runtime 143 min
Ratings
75% critics Rotten Tomatoes
83% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 10+ Common Sense Media
Genre Drama, Music
Release 01/19/96
Actors Richard Dreyfuss, Glenne Headly, Jay Thomas, Olympia Dukakis
Directors Stephen Herek
Glenn Holland is a musician and composer who takes a teaching job to pay the rent while, in his 'spare time', he can strive to achieve his true goal - compose one memorable piece of music to leave his mark on the world. As Holland discovers 'Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans' and as the years unfold the joy of sharing his contagious passion for music with his students becomes his new definition of success.
Genre Drama, Music
Release 01/19/96
Actors Richard Dreyfuss, Glenne Headly, Jay Thomas, Olympia Dukakis
Directors Stephen Herek
Glenn Holland is a musician and composer who takes a teaching job to pay the rent while, in his 'spare time', he can strive to achieve his true goal - compose one memorable piece of music to leave his mark on the world. As Holland discovers 'Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans' and as the years unfold the joy of sharing his contagious passion for music with his students becomes his new definition of success.