Won’t Back Down 2012

Won’t Back Down (previously titled Still I Rise, Learning To Fly and Steel Town) is a drama film directed by Daniel Barnz starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis and Holly Hunter. It was released on September 28, 2012.

Plot: Two determined mothers, a bartender (Gyllenhaal) and a teacher (Davis), look to transform their children’s failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy and corruption from the teacher’s union president[citation needed] (Hunter) and the school’s principal (Nunn), they risk everything to make a difference in the education and future of their children.

* Maggie Gyllenhaal as Jamie
* Viola Davis as Nona Alberts
* Bill Nunn as Principal Holland
* Holly Hunter as Evelyn Riske
* Oscar Isaac as Michael Perry

Watch Won’t Back Down 2012 Trailer