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Akeelah and the Bee

Akeelah and the Bee(2006)

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Brief Synopsis

Akeelah Anderson is a precocious eleven-year-old girl from south Los Angeles with a gift for words. Despite the objections of her mother Tanya, Akeelah enters various spelling contests, for which she is tutored by the forthright Dr. Larabee; her principal Mr. Welch and the proud residents of her nei

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MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  2006 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co:  LIONSGATE (REDBUS FILM DISTRIBUTION)
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  • Akeelah and the Bee - Excellent!

    L. Young 2015-01-24

    My husband and I just watched this film last night. It was encouraging, uplifting, and inspiring. I would watch it again and recommend it to most anyone.... MORE>