• Publication date: December 16, 2013

Coach Carter

Based on the true story of coach Ken Carter who returned to his high school in California, Richmond High where he used to be a star athlete to coach the basketball team. After magically transforming the previous team of misfits with his firm rules and requirements, Carter benched his unbeatable-streak basketball team due to poor academic performance…

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Duration: 120

Production Year: 2005

MBC Max:

December 26, 2016 18:00 (KSA) ~ December 26, 2016 17:00 (CLT)

(mbc.net) Based on the true story of coach Ken Carter who returned to his high school in California, Richmond High where he used to be a star athlete to coach the Oilers basketball team, which he himself played on.

After magically transforming the previous team of misfits with his firm rules and written contracts, Carter benched his unbeatable-streak basketball team due to poor academic performance and locked-down the basketball court until his players brought up their academic average and attendance. When the rejoicing community was in an uproar at Carter’s decision, he explained that he wants to give his team the opportunity and option for further education so they won't resort to crime…

Starring:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

  • Samuel L. Jackson as Ken Carter
  • Rob Brown as Kenyon Stone
  • Robert Ri’chard as Damien Carter
  • Rick Gonzalez as Timo Cruz
  • Nana Gbewonyo as Junior Battle
  • Antwon Tanner as Worm
  • Channing Tatum as Jason Lyle
  • Ashanti as Kyra
  • Texas Battle as Maddux

Directed by:  Thomas Carter

Rating:  PG-13 for violence, sexual content, language, teen partying and some drug material.