Blackboard Jungle (1955)
Richard Brooks' gritty look at life inside the inner-city high school stars Glenn Ford as the earnest teacher determined to reach his hood students. Great support from Sidney Poitier, Anne Francis, Vic Morrow, Louis Calhern; soundtrack includes historic film debut of "Rock Around the Clock." 100 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital mono, French Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, Spanish, French; audio commentary; theatrical trailer; bonus short "Blackboard Jumble" (1957).
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Screenplay, Best Cinematography (Black and White), Best Interior Decoration (B&W), Best Editing
- Richard Brooks
- Black & White
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Glenn Ford, Anne Francis, Louis Calhern, Margaret Hayes, John Hoyt, Richard Kiley, Emile Meyer, Warner Anderson, Basil Ruysdael, Sidney Poitier, Vic Morrow, Rafael Campos, Paul Mazursky, Horace McMahon, Jameel Farah, David Alpert, Dorothy Neumann, Gary Diamond, Henny Backus, Paul Hoffman, Tom McKee, Robert Foulk, Manuel Paris, Jim Murphy, Tommy Ivo... More