In this cinematic adaption of Pat Conroy's autobiographical novel, Jon Voight stars as Pat Conroy, a teacher who takes a job at a small poor school located on the remote Daufuskie Island. There he finds impoverished, nearly illiterate African-American children and determines to help them by designing lessons that relate directly to their lives and finally piques their interest and earns their trust.

Genres: Drama

Actors: Jon VoightPaul WinfieldMadge Sinclair

Directors: Martin Ritt

Country: United States

Duration: 106 min

Quality: SD

Release: 1974

IMDb: 7.3