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Lean on Me(1989)

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Lean on me is the true story of high school principal Joe Clark, who armed himself with a bullhorn and a Louisville slugger and slammed the doors on losers at Eastside High in Paterson, New Jersey. Brought in to save the school, he chained the doors to keep trouble makers out and strivers in. Some p

Cast & Crew

Morgan Freeman Joe Clark
Robert Guillaume Dr Frank Napier
Beverly Todd Ms Levias
Lynne Thigpen Leona Barrett
Jermaine Hopkins Thomas Sams
Karen Malina White Keneesha Carter
Alan North Mayor Don Bottman
Ethan Phillips Mr Rosenberg
Robin Bartlett Mrs Elliott
Michael Beach Mr Darnell
Sloane Shelton Mrs Hamilton
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MPAA Ratings:  PG-13 Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1989 Production Date: 
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  • Walking Tall Meets Blackboard Jungle

    disinterested spectator 2014-08-25

    When the movie starts, we see Joe Clark (Morgan Freeman) teaching class at Eastside High School in 1967. His students are intelligent, well-groomed, and... MORE>