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Based on a true story, Terrance Howard stars as Jim Ellis, a 1970s Philadelphia school teacher who tries to help his inner-city students by getting them involved with competitive swimming.

MPAA Rating: PG for thematic material, language including some racial epithets, and violence.

Pride

Release Date: 23 March 2007

We have not reviewed Pride because we did not recieve a screening of this movie in our area.

Synopsis: Based on a true story, Terrance Howard stars as Jim Ellis, a 1970s Philadelphia school teacher who tries to help his inner-city students by getting them involved with competitive swimming.

Content Information:

This additional information about the movie's content is taken from the notes of various Canadian Film Classification boards:

Overall Theme

- A teacher helps his students overcome ignorance and racial prejudice by encouraging them to compete in swimming.

Violence

- Some depictions of non-graphic violence including hand-to-hand conflict and a beating.

Sexual Content

- Mild sexual references.

Language

- Infrequent use of mild profanities and racial slurs.