Knights of the South Bronx
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Knights of the South Bronx
Inspired by the true-life tale of a dedicated elementary-school teacher who inspired his inner-city students by teaching them the game of chess, Allen Hughes' uplifting made for television feature marks a noted departure from such previous efforts as From Hell and Menace II Society. Richard Mason (Ted Danson) was middle-aged and unemployed when he decided to take up teaching inner-city students, and though most of the kids in his classroom couldn't have cared less about their education in the beginning, something curious happened as time went on. Realizing that he wasn't getting… More

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"Stubbornly refuses to rise above its own genre, sticking so closely to the formula that it winds up earning more snickers than applause."
‑ David Cornelius, DVDTalk.com
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