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School of Rock (2003)  link to School of Rock on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 1189

poster School of Rock

IMDb Rating:
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7.1/10 (247285 votes)

Country: USA, 109 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Comedy, Music

Director(s): Richard Linklater

Storyline:
After being kicked out of his rock band, guitarist Dewey Finn faces a mountain of debts and depression. He shares an apartment with an old band member, Ned Schneebly, who is now a substitute teacher. Dewey accepts a job as a substitute teacher at a snobbish private elementary school where his attitude and hijinx have a powerful result on his students. He learns they are talented young musicians, and he decides to form a rock band with them to win the $10,000 prize money in a local band contest. Once Dewey wins a competition called "Battle of the Bands", the prize money would solve his financial problems and put him back in the rock music spotlight.

Cast:

photo Jack Black Jack Black Dewey Finn
photo Adam Pascal Adam Pascal Theo
photo Lucas Papaelias Lucas Papaelias Neil
photo Chris Stack Chris Stack Doug
photo Sarah Silverman Sarah Silverman Patty Di Marco

Medium: Media file,

Location: [Seagate Expansion Drive]G:\Movies\S\School of Rock (2003).avi

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1