Coach Carter | 2005

Drama, Sports
Inspired by the true story of controversial Richmond, California basketball coach Ken Carter, who received both high praise and staunch criticism when he made national news for benching his entire team undefeated team ...more

Cast

... Coach Ken Carter

Actor

... Kyra

Actor

... Kenyon Stone

Actor

... Damien Carter

Actor

... Junior Battle

Actor

... Jason Lyle

Actor

... Worm

Actor

... Maddux

Actor

... Ty Crane

Actor

... Tonya

Actor

... Timo Cruz

Actor

... Principal Garrison

Actor

Company

Buena Vista Sound

Production Company

Deluxe Australia

Production Company

Production Company

MTV Films

Production Company

Mary Nelson-Fraser & Associates

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Production Company

Synopsis

Inspired by the true story of controversial Richmond, California basketball coach Ken Carter, who received both high praise and staunch criticism when he made national news for benching his entire team undefeated team for poor academic performance. Tension mounted as the Richmond High Oilers faced the upcoming basketball championship. The town was wild with excitement over their undefeated team and the bleachers were filled with cheering fans for every game. No one could imagine that on January 4, 1999 the community would erupt in dissention and so many lives would change forever when coach Carter padlocked the gym, refusing the players access for failing to keep up their grades.

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