Vertical Entertainment | Release Date (Streaming): September 4, 2020
Summary: Based on a true story from 1998, five LatinX and Black teenagers from the toughest underserved ghetto in Miami fight their way into the National Chess Championship under the guidance of their unconventional but inspirational teacher.
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Runtime: 117 min
Rating: Not Rated
Production: Cinema Veritas
Genres: Drama
Country: US
Languages: English, Spanish
Home Release Date: Oct 13, 2020
Director Credit
John Leguizamo Director
Writer Credit
Dito Montiel Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Angel Bismark Curiel Rodelay Medina
Corwin C. Tuggles Sedrick Roundtree
Jeffry Batista Marcel Martinez
John Leguizamo Mr. Martinez
Jorge Lendeborg Jr. Oelmy 'Ito' Paniagua
Michael Kenneth Williams Mr. Roundtree
Rachel Bay Jones Principal Kestel
Ramses Jimenez Andre Lamar
Will Hochman Gil Luna
Zora Casebere Chanayah
Cast Credit
Brandon Somers Harutyun Akopyan
Dave Baez Detective Vargas
Dre C. Michael Rivera
Isaac Beverly Pickle
Ruben E. A. Brown Donny
Sydney Arroyo Cornelia
Todd Allen Durkin Detective Ransone
Producer Credit
Carla Berkowitz Executive Producer
Elayne Schneiderman Co-Producer
Emilio Estefan Jr. Executive Producer
Harvey Chaplin Executive Producer
Jason Mandl Producer
John J. Brunetti Jr. Associate Producer
John Leguizamo Executive Producer
Joseph Krutel Co-Producer
Scott M. Rosenfelt Producer