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Bad Education / produced by Fred Berger, Eddie Vaisman, Julia Lebedev, Oren Moverman, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, Mike Makowsky ; screenplay by Mike Makowsky ; directed by Cory Finley.

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  • 8 of 15 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Crawford County.

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9 current holds with 15 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Crawford County Library-Recklein Memorial-Cuba DVDF BAD (Text) 33431000481703 New DVD Reshelving -

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General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2019.
Dolby digital 5.1, wide screen.
Special Features: Based on a True Story; The Perception of Perfection; Hugh Jackman & Allison Janney: Virtual Conversation
Participant or Performer Note:
Hugh Jackman, Allison Janney, Geraldine Viswanathan, Alex Wolff, Rafael Casal.
Summary, etc.:
It was a true-life lesson in corruption. Dr. Frank Tassone was a smooth, charismatic Superintendent whose leadership guided Roslyn High School to the highest levels of education. He also happened to be part of an $11 million embezzling scheme that rocked the upscale Long Island town. Hugh Jackman stars as Tassone with Allison Janney as his business manager and colleague in crime as they coordinated the biggest public-school embezzlement in American history--which would be uncovered by a tenacious young reporter with the high-school newspaper. Co-starring Ray Romano and Geraldine Viswanathan. Directed by Cory Finley; written by Mike Makowsky who was a student at Roslyn during the scandal; based on the New York magazine article "The Bad Superintendent" by Robert Kolker.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not Rated
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
In English with optional Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
Subject: Roslyn Public Schools (Roslyn, N.Y.) > Drama.
School superintendents > Drama.
Student newspapers and periodicals > Drama.
Reporters and reporting > Drama.
Embezzlement > Drama.
Investigations > Drama.
Scandals > Comedy > Humor.
Schools > New York (State) > Long Island > United States > Drama.
Genre: Video recordings.
Drama films.
Comedy films.
Satirical films.

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