Freedom Writers (2007)
- Time: 123 min
- Genre: Biography | Crime | Drama
- Director: Richard LaGravenese
- Cast: Hilary Swank, April Lee Hernandez, Mario, Imelda Staunton, Patrick Dempsey
Erin Gruwell’s passion to become a teacher is soon challenged by a group of Black, Latino, and Asian gangbangers who hate her even more than each other. When Erin begins to listen to them in a way no adult has ever done, she begins to understand that for these kids, getting through the day alive is enough-hey are not delinquents but teenagers fighting a war of the streets that began long before they were born.