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Release Date: December 19, 2000Running Time: 133 mins.
MPAA Rating: PG 13Box Office: $51,768,623.00
Genre: Comedy, Drama


Sean Connery

Rob Brown

F. Murray Abraham

Anna Paquin

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William Forrester, once a Pulitzer Prize winning novelist, now spends his days as a unkempt recluse who sits in his window spying on boys playing basketball in the schoolyard below. One of those boys, Jamal Wallace, is an exceptional athlete whose ticket out of the projects is only partially due to his talents on the court. When not showboating for his pals, Jamal is a closet genius whose astronomical test scores earn him a free ride at a top Manhattan prep school. When the boys dare Jamal to break into nosy Forrester's window, Jamal accepts the challenge, but in his haste to escape, he leaves behind his knapsack, filled with his personal writing journals. The next day, via the window, Ja... Full Summary >>