You gotta fight for your right … to teach.
Staring down a mob of students waiting to pounce at the first sign of fear, new teacher Glenn Ford finds himself locked in a war of wills while trying to control his classroom.
Sidney Poitier is your classic gifted student hiding behind a rough exterior, but Vic Morrow is a straight-up punk, living life as a thief and mugger.
When he does show up for class, Jennifer Jason Leigh’s real-life father is more likely to shatter a teacher’s record collection than prep for a test.
Let’s get ready to rumble.