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The First Grader

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7.5/10
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Rated: 13+ (PG-13)20101h 43mOn: HBO Tags: Teacher Country: Kenya 

The true story of an 84 year-old Kenyan villager and ex Mau Mau freedom fighter who fights for his right to go to school for the first time to get the education he could never afford.The First Grader featuring Naomie Harris and Tony Kgoroge is streaming on HBO, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent on Google Play, and 3 others. It's a biography and drama movie with an average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 61% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (4,069 votes).

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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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#7,502 Ranked Movie

#100 Ranked in Teacher Movies

#297 Ranked in Movies on HBO

#311 Ranked in Independent Movies

The First Grader has an average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 61% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (4,069 votes). The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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