Jaime Escalante is a mathematics teacher in a school in a Hispanic neighbourhood. Convinced that his students have potential, he adopts unconventional teaching methods help gang members and no-hopers pass the rigorous Advanced Placement exam in calculus. Written by
Murray Chapman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
At a tough school, someone had to take a stand...and someone did. Together, one teacher and one class proved to America they could...Stand and Deliver.
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Did You Know?
Jaime Escalante was actually impressed by the movie, stating that it was 'Ninety per cent truth, and ten per cent drama.' See more
When Lupe is studying and her mother comes home from work, her mom asks her to turn off the lamp that is across the room. She is sleeping directly under a different lamp that doesn't seem to bother her. See more
Your husband comes into my restaurant, eats... and he insults me!
Excuse my husband, Mr. Delgado. He just wants what's best for Ana.
She can go to college, come back, teach you how to run the place.
[he leaves money on the table
[shoves the money back
I don't want your money. And I don't need your business.
Skip it. Tip.
Referenced in Veronica Mars: Driver Ed
I Want You
Composed by Keith Clark
Performed by Zander Schloss
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