Freedom Writers Reviews

August 23, 2008
Unless you're a teacher longing to identify with your lifestyle on screen, this movie is still just another of many in an already oversaturated genre.
July 16, 2008
Familiar plot has a strong, inspirational message.
November 17, 2007
October 3, 2007
July 25, 2007
July 16, 2007
The HD-DVD version of Freedom Writers includes just one high definition item among its extras: the movie trailer.
July 10, 2007
Paramount's DVD presentation provides further incentive to give this movie a look.
May 30, 2007
May 10, 2007
April 16, 2007
an intelligent film about complex issues, social and emotional, personal and professional, all handled in a way that challenges the audience rather than reassures or placates it.
April 16, 2007
[S]ugarcoat[s] the reality that people like Gruwell are merely rearranging deck chairs on the Titanic -- it's wonderful, of course, that she saved a handful of kids, but what about the rest of them?
April 12, 2007
A timely testimonial to the human potential to triumph over any obstacle via a combination of courage and perseverance.
April 4, 2007
April 1, 2007
Hilary Swank and Imelda Staunton butt heads outside the Oscar arena and she still kicks her butt.