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Blackboard Jungle (1955)

NR 03/25/1955 (US) CrimeDrama 1h 41m

They turned a school into a jungle!


Richard Dadier is a teacher at North Manual High School, an inner-city school where many of the pupils frequently engage in anti-social behavior. Dadier makes various attempts to engage the students' interest in education, challenging both the school staff and the pupils. He is subjected to violence as well as duplicitous schemes.

  1. Richard Brooks

    Director, Writer

  2. Evan Hunter


Top Billed Cast

  1. Glenn Ford

    Glenn Ford

    Richard DFadier

  2. Anne Francis

    Anne Francis

    Ann Dadier

  3. Sidney Poitier

    Sidney Poitier

    Gregory W. Miller

  4. Vic Morrow

    Vic Morrow

    Artie West

  5. Louis Calhern

    Louis Calhern

    Jim Murdock

  6. Margaret Hayes

    Margaret Hayes

    Lois Judby Hammond

  7. John Hoyt

    John Hoyt

    Mr. Warneke

  8. Richard Kiley

    Richard Kiley

    Joshua Y. Edwards

  9. Emile Meyer

    Emile Meyer

    Mr. Halloran

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Blackboard Jungle
Blackboard Jungle

Status Released

Original Language English

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