Stand and Deliver (1988)
  • Share this:
Share with a friend
Sign into your email account to send this page to a friend:
Outlook or Apple Mail
or other default program

Stand and Deliver (1988)

PG 103 minutes
Rent Not Available
Rent
For 24 Hours
from $2.99
Buy Not Available
Buy
Unlimited Viewings
from $5.88
Already own this title? Go to your VUDU Library
Edward James Olmos's Oscar-nominated performance energizes this true- life story of a Los Angeles high school teacher who drives his students on to excellence at calculus.
Genres Drama
Director Ramon Menendez
Starring Edward James Olmos, Lou Diamond Phillips, Estelle Harris, Andy Garcia View More
You may also be interested in...
 
R
  98 minutes
Former U.S. Marine LouAnne Johnson, a first-time high school teacher assigned to a class of tough but smart inner city students. When conventional methods fail to reach them, the feisty Ms. Johnson tries the unconventional - defying the rules and creating her own curriculum! In the process, she instills a new self-confidence in her students - motivating them toward their greatest potential.


Genres   Drama, Historical
Director   John N. Smith
Starring   Michelle Pfeiffer, George Dzundza, Courtney B. Vance, Robin Bartlett
 
PG13
  136 minutes
A controversial high school basketball coach benched his undefeated team due to their collective poor academic record in 1999 and would not open the gym until his team's grades improved as a whole.


Genres   Drama
Director   Thomas Carter
Starring   Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Ri'chard, Rob Brown, Debbi Morgan
 
PG13
  108 minutes
Based on the true story of New Jersey high school principal Joe Clark, who wins the support and respect of his students for his controversial methods in ridding the school of violent students and drug dealers.


Genres   Drama, Historical
Director   John G. Avildsen
Starring   Morgan Freeman, Beverly Todd, Robert Guillaume, Alan North
 
Not Rated
  105 minutes
A novice teacher faces a class of rowdy, undisciplined working-class punks in this classic film that reflected some of the problems and fears of teens in the 60s. Sidney Poitier gives one of his finest performances as Mark Thackeray, an out-of-work engineer who turns to teaching in London's tough East End. The graduating class, led by Denham (Christian Roberts), Pamela (Judy Geeson) and Barbara (Lulu), sets out to destroy Thackeray as they did his predecessor by breaking his spirit. But Thackera


Genres   Drama
Director   James Clavell
Starring   Sidney Poitier, Christian Roberts, Judy Geeson, Suzy Kendall
 
Not Rated
  100 minutes
Glen Ford is riveting as a dedicated teacher whose idealism fades under the tensions that rip his classroom apart. Anne Francis and Sidney Poitier co-star.


Genres   Drama
Director   Richard Brooks
Starring   Glenn Ford, Sidney Poitier, Anne Francis, Louis Calhern
 
PG
  123 minutes
Two-time Academy Award winner Meryl Streep (It's Complicated) stars with Angela Bassett (Notorious) in a heartwarming, acclaimed true story of how one woman's musical gift affected those who least expected it. Roberta Guaspari (Streep) overcame the skepticism of everyone who didn't think she should be teaching violin to students in a tough inner-city neighborhood. But even after a decade of ever-growing popularity and countless success stories, Roberta and her kids must rise to meet an even grea


Genres   Music/Musical
Director   Wes Craven
Starring   Meryl Streep, Aidan Quinn, Angela Bassett, Cloris Leachman
 
PG13
  122 minutes
Hilary Swank stars in this story about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her students what they've always needed - a voice. Swank plays Erin Gruwell, the real-life teacher at Long Beach's Wilson High who inspired her students to overcome the gangs that divided them and the education system that forgot them. Based on the book The Freedom Writers Diary and supported by a cast of first-time actors who drew from their actual experiences on the street, Gruwell teaches us all an importa


Genres   Drama
Director   Richard LaGravenese
Starring   Hilary Swank, Patrick Dempsey, Scott Glenn, Imelda Staunton
 
Not Rated
  101 minutes
A Chicago teacher whose disillusionment with the traditional school system compelled her to open her own school where she transformed her students into young scholars.


Genres   Documentary
Director   Peter Levin
Starring   Cicely Tyson, Morgan Freeman, Roderick Wimberly, Mashaune Hardy
 
Not Rated
  123 minutes
A young, energetic and idealist teacher starts her first semester in a large metropolitan high school, rudely awakened to the differences between ideals and reality by the students and the school's methods. Her spirit almost broken, she receives assistance from an unexpected source that helps her win a victory. Starring Oscar winner Sandy Dennis ("Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?").


Genres   Drama
Director   Robert Mulligan
Starring   Sandy Dennis, Patrick Bedford, Eileen Heckart, Ruth White
 
R
  110 minutes
An impulsive but determined white principal, whose family life is on the rocks, brings order and respect to a predominantly African-American and Latino high school.


Genres   Drama, Comedy
Director   Christopher Cain
Starring   James Belushi, Louis Gossett, Jr., Rae Dawn Chong
 
PG13
  91 minutes
Raya Green has always been her family's one great hope, going to school in order to get out of their drug-ridden neighborhood. But when her sister dies of an overdose, Raya is forced to return to the place she tried so hard to escape.


Genres   Drama
Director   Ian Iqbal Rashid
Starring   Tracey 'Tre' Armstrong, Cle Bennett, Dwain Murphy, Keyshia Cole
 
R
  118 minutes
A vicious high school student is dead. A gang hit? An act of sudden rage? Or did a once-idealistic teacher finally snap? The issues and the tension hit home when Samuel L. Jackson stars in a gritty urban-school thriller.


Genres   Drama, Suspense
Director   Kevin Reynolds
Starring   Samuel L. Jackson, John Heard, Kelly Rowan, Clifton Gonzalez Gonzalez
 
Not Rated
  92 minutes
In this sequel to the 1967 classic, Mr. Thackeray (Sidney Poitier) retires from teaching at a working-class London school and takes a job teaching at a too tough school in Chicago's notorious South Side.


Genres   Drama
Director   Peter Bogdanovich
Starring   Sidney Poitier, Christian Payton, Dana Eskelson, Michael Gilio
 
G
  106 minutes
In the crushing poverty of rural China, a young woman is ordered to a remote village to be their substitute teacher. Barely older than her students, the shy girl is charged with keeping the class intact for one month or she won't be paid. Faced with overwhelming family debt, her biggest little troublemaker disappears into the city to find work. The stubborn teacher, however, is determined to follow the boy and bring him back to school. Once in the city, her simple peasant pleas fall on deaf ears


Genres   Drama, Comedy, Foreign
Director   Zhang Yimou
Starring   Yuying Feng, Yichang Zhang, Zhanqing Xu
 
PG13
  130 minutes
Realistic story that follows a junior high class over the course of a year as it tests its teacher's methods.


Genres   Drama, Foreign
Director   Laurent Cantet
Starring   Francois Begaudeau, Franck Keita, Esmerelda Ouertani, Rachel Regulier
Walmart Gift Card
Put the fun of shopping in their hands with Walmart Gift Cards! Ship to Home or Send via email.
Advertisement
Advertisement

About Video on Demand by VUDU

Video on Demand by VUDU is a service that allows you to watch videos you want—including new releases—in high definition, with no monthly fees and no late fees. If it is out on DVD, chances are you can watch it today on VUDU.
Use Walmart.com to browse and rent or buy the movies you want, and then watch them on your computer or on your TV (requires an Internet connection and a VUDU-enabled HDTV or Blu-ray player, or a Sony PS3™).
Browse and rent or buy on Walmart.com, then start watching movies right in your browser.
Requirements:
  • A computer running Windows or Mac OS
  • A current Web browser that supports Adobe Flash 10.1 or later
  • Internet connection of 1 Mbps or faster. (Not sure if your connection is fast enough? Test it now on VUDU.com)
Please note that, due to studio restrictions, High-Definition (HD) and Full-HD (HDX) movies will be streamed at Standard Definition (SD) when you are watching from your computer. If you plan on watching only from a computer, we recommend choosing SD videos.
If you have an Internet-connected HDTV, Blu-ray player, or Sony PlayStation 3, chances are that you're already set up to watch VUDU from your TV. Browse and buy on Walmart.com, or start VUDU on your TV and sign in using your Walmart account, and start watching your movies right away.
Requirements:
Standard Definition (SD) 480p:1 Mbps
High Definition (HD) 720p:2.25 Mbps
Full HD (HDX) 1080p:4.5 Mbps
If you are unsure of your HDTV's maximum resolution, please check the manual or the manufacturer's specifications.
Please note: Video on Demand is currently only available to locations in the United States. Use of this service is subject to the VUDU Terms of Service.

Movie Summary

Edward James Olmos's Oscar-nominated performance energizes this true- life story of a Los Angeles high school teacher who drives his students on to excellence at calculus.
Rovi - join the entertainment Portions of content provided by Rovi Corporation. © 2014 Rovi Corporation.

Movie Details

Genres Drama
Director Ramon Menendez
Starring Edward James Olmos, Lou Diamond Phillips, Estelle Harris, Andy Garcia, Mark Phelan, Virginia Paris, Will Gotay, Rosanna DeSoto, Mark Eliot
Studio Name Warner Bros.
Release Date 1988
VUDU Release Date 01/06/2008
Rating PG About Ratings
Running Time 103 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

Format Details

Standard Definition (SD) SD/ Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital
High Definition (HD) HD/ Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital
Full HD (HDX) HDX/ Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

Rights & Requirements

VUDU Service Compatibility: You can watch VUDU content on your computer, your Internet-capable television or any device manufactured by VUDU or a third party that is licensed to provide the VUDU Service (collectively, "VUDU Devices").
Renting: Video rental periods are for a set period of time (typically 24, 48 or 72 hours), as indicated at the time of purchase. The rental period begins when you first start watching the video. Rentals expire after a set period of time, typically 30 days, whether you have watched them or not.
Buying: When you buy content from VUDU, you will typically be able to view it on your VUDU Device for as long as you are able to access the VUDU service.
Please note: These are general statements concerning VUDU's standard terms for renting and purchasing content and do not apply to each and every item of content available through the VUDU service. Due to licensing restrictions, these terms may vary depending on the content you have selected. For example, sometimes new release movies may become unavailable for viewing for an unspecified period of time due to licensing restrictions. VUDU makes every effort to notify you about unique terms and conditions that apply to certain content prior to your purchase or rental of that content. It is your obligation to review any additional restrictions or conditions related to content you intend to purchase or rent.

Customer Product Reviews

The Walmart.com site includes Flash technology. To avoid interruption of software designed to aid visually-impaired people, please turn off your Flash player.
The Walmart.com site includes Flash technology. To avoid interruption of software designed to aid visually-impaired people, please turn off your Flash player.