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Finding Forrester (2000)

PG-13 12/21/2000 (US) Drama 2h 16m

In an ordinary place, he found the one person to make his life extraordinary.

Overview

Gus Van Sant tells the story of a young African American man named Jamal who confronts his talents while living on the streets of the Bronx. He accidentally runs into an old writer named Forrester who discovers his passion for writing. With help from his new mentor Jamal receives a scholarship to a private school.

  1. Gus Van Sant

    Director

  2. Mike Rich

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Sean Connery

    Sean Connery

    William Forrester

  2. Rob Brown

    Rob Brown

    Jamal Wallace

  3. F. Murray Abraham

    F. Murray Abraham

    Prof. Robert Crawford

  4. Anna Paquin

    Anna Paquin

    Claire Spence

  5. Busta Rhymes

    Busta Rhymes

    Terrell Wallace

  6. April Grace

    April Grace

    Ms. Joyce

  7. Michael Pitt

    Michael Pitt

    John Coleridge

  8. Michael Nouri

    Michael Nouri

    Dr. Spence

  9. Matt Damon

    Matt Damon

    Steven Sanderson

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Finding Forrester
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