Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo

Won't Back Down (2012)

Directed by


Starring (View all)
Maggie Gyllenhaal Maggie Gyllenhaal
Jamie Fitzpatrick
Viola Davis Viola Davis
Nona Alberts
Oscar Isaac Oscar Isaac
Michael Perry
Holly Hunter Holly Hunter
Evelyn Riske
Rosie Perez Rosie Perez
Breena Harper
Emily Alyn Lind Emily Alyn Lind
Malia Fitzpatrick
Dante Brown Dante Brown
Cody Alberts
Lance Reddick Lance Reddick
Charles Alberts


Written by
Brin Hill Brin Hill
(written by) and
Daniel Barnz Daniel Barnz
(written by)


Lists

51 votes
Get excited for film in 2012! (159 items)
list by GreenTissueBox
Published 9 years, 8 months ago 6 comments
41 votes
Upcomings I keep an eye on (142 items)
list by Aira
Published 10 years, 6 months ago 3 comments
35 votes
When Critics and Audiences Disagree (254 items)
list by l8t3r
Published 8 years, 9 months ago 4 comments
27 votes
2014 Movie Diary ♥ (642 items)
list by raw_and_salty
Published 7 years, 9 months ago 1 comment
24 votes
Films I've Seen in 2014 (January) (46 items)
list by garfield2710
Published 7 years, 10 months ago 2 comments

View all Won't Back Down lists (18 more)

Won't Back Down Videos

Trailer

211 Views, 1 votes

Added 9 years ago




Cover art, photos and screenshots

1 vote
1 vote
1 vote
1 vote
1 vote

View all Won't Back Down pictures (17 more)

Reviews

An average movie

7 months, 2 weeks ago at Mar 12 10:05
To be honest, I wasn’t sure what to expect from this flick but since there was a decent cast involved, I thought I might as well check it out. I remember that it had been a huge flop when it was released but, in fact, I think it actually had some potential. Unfortunately, even though the material was utterly depressing but still really topical, they went for an upbeat inspiring tone which was ra... read more
View all Won't Back Down reviews
Maggie Gyllenhaal and Viola Davis play two determined mothers, one a teacher, who will stop at nothing to transform their children's failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy, they risk everything to make a difference in the education and future of their children.
Release date: 28 September 2012
My tags: Add tags

Update feed

antarcticloki93 added this to a list 1 week, 3 days ago
Filmes Assistidos 3 (135 movies items)
Libertine13 added this to a list 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Movies I skipped (406 movies items)
johanlefourbe posted a review 7 months, 2 weeks ago

An average movie

“To be honest, I wasn’t sure what to expect from this flick but since there was a decent cast involved, I thought I might as well check it out. I remember that it had been a huge flop when it was released but, in fact, I think it actually had some potential. Unfortunately, even though the material was utterly depressing but still really topical, they went for an upbeat inspiring tone which was rather misguided. Furthermore, this movie clearly suffered from the ‘Dead Poets Society’ syndrome. Indeed, such movies, instead of actually focusing on the noble cause which was supposedly what the movie was supposed to be about, actually prefers to focus on the main characters and their outgoing personality. In ‘Dead Poets Society’, you got plenty of rousing speeches from John Keating but a” read more

Laíssa added this to wanted list 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Emmabell added this to a list 11 months ago
The Evolution of Oscar Isaac (49 movies items)

"Character: Michael Perry "


Emmabell voted for an image 11 months ago

aLittleTyger posted a image 1 year, 6 months ago

johanlefourbe added this to a list 1 year, 7 months ago
My Queue (409 movies items)
johanlefourbe added this to a list 1 year, 8 months ago
My Queue 2 - Movie backlog (1282 movies items)
johanlefourbe added this to a list 1 year, 8 months ago
My Queue (409 movies items)
robot2xl rated this 6/10 2 years, 2 months ago
ekimo72 added this to a list 2 years, 4 months ago
My Movie Collection (5158 movies items)
iFatimah rated this 8/10 3 years, 5 months ago
Ocifer added this to a list 3 years, 8 months ago
Watched in 2017 (94 movies items)
Phoenix Feather added this to wanted list 4 years, 1 month ago
AdeleDazeem added this to wanted list 4 years, 3 months ago
Ocifer rated this 5/10 4 years, 4 months ago
smallprint rated this 5/10 5 years, 1 month ago
bidb rated this 6/10 5 years, 1 month ago
Only_Sony added this to a list 5 years, 3 months ago
DarthTrino added this to a list 5 years, 3 months ago
reallly rated this 5/10 5 years, 5 months ago

People who liked this also liked

Rating: 5.9
Rating: 4.7
Rating: 6.7
Rating: 4.8
Rating: 5.6
Rating: 5.2
Rating: 5.6
Rating: 5.8
Rating: 5.4
Rating: 5.9
Rating: 5.5
Rating: 6.3
Rating: 5.7
Rating: 5.9
Rating: 7.2
Rating: 5.8
Rating: 5.8
Rating: 6.2
Rating: 6.1
Rating: 6.5
Rating: 5.1