The English Teacher [movie]
An English teacher’s life is disrupted when a former student returns to her small town after failing as a playwright in New York.
The English Teacher is a 2013 comedy film directed by Craig Zisk. The film stars Julianne Moore, Greg Kinnear and Michael Angarano.
Linda Sinclair (Moore) is a high school English teacher in the small town of Kingston, Pennsylvania. She is passionate about her subject and popular with her students, but lives alone in a simple existence. When her former pupil Jason Sherwood (Angarano) returns after failing to succeed as a playwright, Linda convinces him to produce his play at the school. Jason’s overbearing father, Dr. Tom Sherwood (Kinnear), pressures him to attend law school instead.
Opens February 27th across Lebanon.