5 August 2012 3:12 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

Twentieth Century Fox, Ladies. Home Journal and The Moms hosted a special screening of the upcoming motion picture drama Won.T Back Down for hundreds of women bloggers in New York City on Friday, August 3rd at the Nyit Auditorium. The screening was followed by a Q&A with the film.s stars, Viola Davis, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Rosie Perez, as well as director and co-screenwriter Daniel Barnz.

The conference was moderated by Melissa Gerstein and Denise Albert, from the lifestyle brand The Moms. Ladies. Home Journal Editor In Chief Sally Lee welcomed the attendees.

Won.T Back Down is a powerful story . inspired by true events . of parenthood, friendship, hope and courage, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis portray determined mothers¬ who will stop at nothing to transform their children.s failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy and a system mired in traditional thinking, they risk everything »

- Michelle McCue

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