November 3, 2023 (Limited)
Rated PG-13 for some strong violent content, thematic material and strong language
In a Mexican border town plagued by neglect, corruption, and violence, a frustrated teacher (Eugenio Derbez) tries a radical new method to unleash the curiosity and potential of his students ... and maybe even their genius. Based on a true story.
Winner of the "Festival Favorite" award at the Sundance Film Festival 2023.
Full synopsis »
Effectively Dangerous Minds
without the Coolio song, Radical
is an inspiring and moving drama about a teacher willing to do anything to engage and educate students at a bottom-tier school in a gang-ravaged Mexican border town.
Full movie review »