A business man decides that he wants to teach school in the inner city and chooses a tough school in the South Bronx. He teaches the children how to play the game of chess, and along the way they learn a lot about life. Written by
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It took producer Diane Nabatoff 5 years to get this movie made. See more
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It's a war. The rules are simple. As to what you're fighting over, that's all up here.