|
Account IconLogin|Sign Up
The Marva Collins Story Backdrop
WATCH

The Marva Collins Story

BiographyDrama19811h 40m
46/ 100shadow
#117484 Ranked Movie
The Marva Collins Story Poster
Hit + Want to See to get notified when it's added to your services.

The Marva Collins Story (1981)

Reelgood Logo
46/100
7.8/10
283 Votes
Because You d The Marva Collins Story
Biography Drama 19811h 40m

Cicely Tyson was Emmy-nominated as Outstanding Actress for her portrait of a Chicago schoolteacher whose remarkable achievements with black children labelled "unteachable" were spotlighted in a 1979 "60 Minutes" segment about how she became disillusioned with the traditional school system and decided to work outside of it, transforming her students into young scholars through her unique teaching style.The Marva Collins Story featuring Cicely Tyson and Morgan Freeman is available for rent or purchase on Apple TV, available for rent or purchase on Prime Video, available for rent or purchase on Microsoft Store, and 1 other. It's a biography and drama movie with a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (283 votes).

Where to Watch The Marva Collins Story

amazon_buy
Watch on Prime Video

Available to rent or buy

PROMOTED
Best
Rent/Buy
Free

Region
Dropdown Icon

People Also Liked

 Bustin' Loose Poster
Rate It
imdb logo6.0/10
Reelgood Logo
54/100

Bustin' Loose (1981)

Cast & Crew

PL

Peter Levin

Director

Reelgood Watch Guide

57/ 100shadow
Streamability Score
Info icon
The Streamability Score factors in where something can be watched at a given moment and weighs it against the popularity and cost of the available streaming services. The higher the score, the easier it is to stream for the largest number of people.
plus minus icon

Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 4 services (Apple TV, Prime Video, Microsoft, and 1 other).

plus minus icon

Not available to watch free online.

plus minus icon

Not available to stream on a subscription service.

plus minus icon

Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

46/ 100shadow
Reelgood Score
Info icon
The Reelgood Score takes into account audience and critics scores from IMDb and critic sentiment, recent popularity, and other quality markers like genres or cast & crew to help you find what to watch. The higher the score, the better the movie or show.
#117,484 Ranked Movie

#389 Ranked in Teacher Movies

#2338 Ranked in History Movies

#48358 Ranked in Drama Movies

The Marva Collins Story has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (283 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

About The Marva Collins Story

The Marva Collins Story Overview

Cicely Tyson was Emmy-nominated as Outstanding Actress for her portrait of a Chicago schoolteacher whose remarkable achievements with black children labelled "unteachable" were spotlighted in a 1979 "60 Minutes" segment about how she became disillusioned with the traditional school system and decided to work outside of it, transforming her students into young scholars through her unique teaching style.

Age rating: N/A
Runtime: 1h 40m

Extra Information

Related Genres: BiographyDrama
Related Tags: Teacher
Country of origin: America
Original Release Date: Dec 1, 1981