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  1. Depiction of Latino character in 'Boyhood' is assailed by some criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Los Angeles Times

    ... savior. "Arquette joined the ranks of Deborah Kerr as Anna in 'The King and I,' and of Michelle Pfeiffer in 'Dangerous Minds,' as the benevolent white woman who saves an uneducated, ditchdigger from his own filth by dint of an offhand comment, ...


  2. More Reasons Why "Boyhood" Is Racist, SexistRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | VDARE

    ... an iteration of "the horrific 'save me White person' trope that has been depicted in countless films, from 'Dangerous Minds' to 'The Blind Side.'" Some folks will argue, "Well, what's wrong with the Mom character being nice?" You must look at the ...


  3. 'Selma' Screening Dec. 15 At Pelham Picture House With Lorraine ToussaintRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Pelham Daily Voice

    ... a varied career since her graduation from the Juilliard School in 1982. She has appeared in "Hudson Hawk," "Dangerous Minds," "The Soloist," "Orange is the New Black" and "Any Day Now." The Picture House is at 175 Wolfs Lane in Pelham. To purchase ...


  4. How music can inspire strong student writing and discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | ESchool News

    On the first day of school, I give my students a pep talk. My goals for the year are laid out.


  5. Mentors Not MartyrsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    Left to right: Michelle Pfeiffer in 1995's Dangerous Minds; Sidney Poitier in 1967's To Sir, With Love ; Hillary Swank in 2007's Freedom Writers; and Robin Williams in 1989's Dead Poets Society.


  6. What Dead Poets Society Taught Me About Being a TeacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Switched

    ... this teaching thing! Well, I couldn't pull that off. It's not me. Maybe I needed to be Michelle Pfeiffer in Dangerous Minds: Okay, I'll show up in a leather jacket, do some awesome karate moves, hand out candy bars, and teach them poetry with rap ...


  7. Secrets of amazing teachers: What both sides of the education reform...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2014 | Salon

    ... The common view of great teachers is that they are born that way. Like Michelle Pfeiffer's ex-marine in "Dangerous Minds," Edward James Olmos's Jaime Escalante in "Stand and Deliver," and Robin Williams's "carpe diem"-intoning whistler in "Dead ... 1 comment

  8. How to build a better teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... Magdalene Lampert? The Hollywood view is that they're born that way: Like Michelle Pfeiffer's ex-Marine in Dangerous Minds and Edward James Olmos's Jaime Escalante in Stand and Deliver , brilliant teachers transform their students through brute ...


  9. New and improved Rom will be top of the classRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... them down in silence. Pretty impressive stuff, I suppose, as my last school was like Michelle Pfeiffer's in Dangerous Minds." I suggest that this death stare is something he has brought to his new career, as I experienced it first hand in Edinburgh ...


  10. Building a Better TeacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    Movies are filled with inspiring teachers. Think Michelle Pfeiffer in Dangerous Minds , or Robin Williams in Dead Poets Society .