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The Kindergarten Teacher

2018-09-23 | Drama

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Lisa Spinelli is a Staten Island teacher who is unusually devoted to her students. When she discovers one of her five-year-olds is a prodigy, she becomes fascinated with the boy, ultimately risking her family and freedom to nurture his talent.
Director: Sara Colangelo
Stars: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Parker Sevak

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The casts of The Kindergarten Teacher are Maggie Gyllenhaal starring as Lisa Spinelli, Parker Sevak starring as Jimmy Roy, Gael García Bernal starring as Simon, Michael Chernus starring as Grant Spinelli, Rosa Salazar starring as Becca, Ajay Naidu starring as Nikhil Roy.
The full version of The Kindergarten Teacher is provided by Netflix , Mubi
On November 26, 2021, the IMDB rating of The Kindergarten Teacher is 6.7/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 90/100, Metacritic rating is 75/100, TMDB rating is 6.0/10.
The genre of The Kindergarten Teacher is Drama.
The director of The Kindergarten Teacher is Sara Colangelo.
The release date of The Kindergarten Teacher is September 23, 2018.
The Kindergarten Teacher won 2018 Sundance Film Festival, 2019 American Film Awards, 2019 Casting Society of America, USA.
On November 26, 2021, there were 4976 public reaction to The Kindergarten Teacher including feeling uneasy, naturally talented actor, raw talent, discomforting, actor of hidden talents.
The runtime of The Kindergarten Teacher is 96 minutes.