Akeelah and the Bee
With the help of a former university professor (Laurence Fishburne), a young girl named Akeelah (Keke Palmer) begins to develop her unusual talent for spelling. But when she starts competing in various bees, she discovers her gift is also affecting the lives of her family, friends, fellow competitors, teachers and the residents of the inner-city neighborhood she calls home.
|MPAA Rating||PG for some language|
|Theatrical Release||April 27, 2006|
|Cast||Keke Palmer, Laurence Fishburne, Angela Bassett|
|2006 Lions Gate films|
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