Education- Movie Critique- Finding Forrester

Education- Movie Critique- Finding Forrester - Katie...

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Katie Comerford Title- Finding Forrester Date of Release- 2000 Summarize Jamal is a troubled kid living in the inner city, with troubled grades. His test scores however, are above the normal level. He is offered a scholarship at the top private school in Manhattan. One night when fulfilling a dare he broke into an old mans apartment and just as he was about to steal something the man woke up, Jamal ran out, leaving his backpack. When he got it back all of his notebooks had writing and tips throughout them. He continued his visits with the old man and the old man even started opening up more with him. During his visit he met Claire a girl in who toured him around the school, the two shared a bit of chemistry. After visiting the school’s classes he tried out with the basketball team and came to blows with the point guard. After the visit he went to the old man for advice about what to do and whether or not to attend. During his visit to a class at the school they received a book by William Forrester, through a series of events Jamal came to realize that the old man was in fact William Forrester. After winning a basketball game at a party at Claire’s house, they went out back
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