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
During Dawson's first tournament game, two different chess clocks are used: a tan BHB and a dark brown USCF See more
The Queen is the most powerful piece on the board, the catch is everyone wants to kill her.