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Stand Against Fear (1996)

A cheerleader, Krista (Sarah Chalke), takes action when she faces sexual intimidation from football players at her high school.

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Shanna Reed ...
Anne Wilson
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Krista Wilson
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Josh Kelly
Brigitta Dau ...
Ruth Gayle
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Vicky Cooke
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Coach Peters
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Ted Wilson
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Superintendent Emerson
Alandra ...
Mona Gayle
Gaetana Korbin ...
Vanessa
Terry David Mulligan ...
Alan Kelly
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Nelson
Jason Nash ...
Randy
Marcus Turner ...
Kyle
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When a star high school football player launches sexual intimidation attacks at a cheerleader, she takes action against him only to find her efforts blocked by the school officials. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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For some, the truth is the ultimate weapon.

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16 December 1996 (USA)  »

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Girls Fight Back  »

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More Peer Abuse.......
21 February 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie was more classic Peer Abuse that kids live on a daily basis. The girl Krista stood up to the bullies who were members of the football team. However, cases like this are rare as over 98% of these incidents go unreported. Title IX is good, however, there needs to be firm laws enforced here as well (like in other forms of abuse). The movie was good and a good example of more Peer Abuse occuring before our eyes. Kudos to all involved!


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