The Marva Collins Story

Drama, Biopic
Cicely Tyson was Emmy-nominated as Outstanding Actress for her portrait of a Chicago schoolteacher whose remarkable achievements with black children labelled "unteachable" were spotlighted in a 1979 "60 Minutes" segment ...more

Cast

... Marva Collins

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... Clarence Collins

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... Martin Luther Jones

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... Cindy Collins

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... Patrick Collins

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... Eric Collins

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... Cynthia Rawls

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... Ida Banbower

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... Chester Boland

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... Lela Boland

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... Louise Jones

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... Zay Smith

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Synopsis

Cicely Tyson was Emmy-nominated as Outstanding Actress for her portrait of a Chicago schoolteacher whose remarkable achievements with black children labelled "unteachable" were spotlighted in a 1979 "60 Minutes" segment about how she became disillusioned with the traditional school system and decided to work outside of it, transforming her students into young scholars through her unique teaching style.

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