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Pride (2007)

 -  Drama | Family | Sport  -  23 March 2007 (USA)
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The determined Jim Ellis starts a swim team for troubled teens at the Philadelphia Department of Recreation.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Jim Ellis
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Sue Davis
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Bink
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Puddin Head
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Walt
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Willie
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Hakim
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Andre
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Jake (as Scott Reeves)
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Reggie
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Franklin (as Gary Sturgis)
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Artrell (Willie's Father)
Carol Sutton ...
Ophelia (Andre's Mother)
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Race Official (UOFB) (as Tony Bently)
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The determined Jim Ellis starts a swim team for troubled teens at the Philadelphia Department of Recreation.

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Inspired by true events. See more »

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Drama | Family | Sport

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Rated PG for thematic material, language including some racial epithets, and violence | See all certifications »

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23 March 2007 (USA)  »

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P.D.R.  »

Box Office

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$3,533,300 (USA) (23 March 2007)

Gross:

$7,036,608 (USA) (20 April 2007)
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Trivia

According to his mini-documentary before his stand up special "Laugh At My Pain", actor/comedian Kevin Hart said he was a part of this real swim team in Philadelphia. See more »

Goofs

During the final butterfly event, the digital display shows the order in which the teams finished. A moment later the announcer switches the order of the second and third place teams. See more »

Quotes

Jim Ellis: My life is way too short for me to spend my time around people who don't care about nothin'.
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References Jerry Maguire (1996) See more »

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INNER CITY BLUES (MAKE ME WANNA HOLLER)
Written by Marvin Gaye (as Marvin P. Gaye) and James Nyx
Performed by Grover Washington Jr.
Courtesy of Motown Records
Under License from Universal Music Enterprises
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Mr. Ellis the man
27 June 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie was the most inspiring movie that I has seen in a long time and for this man to take time out of his life to be so wonderful with these group of kids makes my heart feel really good. My kids swim for this gentleman and I really loves his techniques and my son also looks up to him as being his second father. I am so blessed that I came to this team. My niece whom also swims for him says that the most inspiring part of the movie was when they said "This is our house coach". In the future I want to see that my children or the other children that he is now coaching be there to see them in the Olympics and to have him right by there side to say that this is my coach who brought me here.


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