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American Promise

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Documentary Rated: 7+ (PG)20132h 15mOn: Free Services Hoopla Tags: Female Director Country: America

In 1999, filmmakers Joe Brewster and Michèle Stephenson turned the camera on themselves and began filming their five-year-old son, Idris, and his best friend, Seun, as they started kindergarten at the prestigious Dalton School just as the private institution was committing to diversify its student body. Their cameras continued to follow both families for another 12 years as the paths of the two boys diverged—one continued private school while the other pursued a very different route through the public education system.American Promise featuring Idris Brewster and Oluwaseun Summers is free on PlutoTV, free on Tubi, free on VUDU, and 6 others. It's a documentary movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (265 votes) and was well received by critics.

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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#17,142 Ranked Movie

#1454 Ranked in Female Director Movies

#1893 Ranked in Movies on Hoopla

#2423 Ranked in Documentary Movies

American Promise has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (265 votes) and was well received by critics. The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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