Shackles (2005)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Prison Film  |   Release Date - Sep 20, 2005 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 115 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - R
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The drama Shackles stars D.L. Hughley as a teacher who, desperate for employment, takes the one job he is offered. The job involves teaching inside a prison, a place that is not hospitable to him or to the idea of bettering oneself through education. The teacher stands up to a variety of forces that are against him.

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desperation, education, employment, prison, self-improvement, teacher