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Half Nelson

11 Aug 2006

1 hr 47 min


Secrets don't let go.
Despite his dedication to the junior-high students who fill his classroom, idealistic teacher Dan Dunne leads a secret life of addiction that the majority of his students will never know. But things change when a troubled student Drey makes a startling discovery of his secret life, causing a tenuous bond between the two that could either end disastrously or provide a catalyst of hope.


Status: Released
Country: USA
Language: English
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 34 wins & 29 nominations.
Budget: $700,000


Ryan Fleck


Paul S. Mezey (Executive Producer)
Rosanne Korenberg (Producer)
Hunter Gray (Executive Producer)
Alex Orlovsky (Producer)
Lynette Howell (Producer)
Jamie Patricof (Producer)
Jeremy Kipp Walker (Producer)
Doug Dey (Executive Producer)
Charles Corwin (Executive Producer)
Scott London (Executive Producer)
Clara Markowicz (Executive Producer)
Anna Boden (Producer)




Ryan Gosling (as Dan Dunne)
Jeff Lima (as Roodly)
Shareeka Epps (as Drey)
Nathan Corbett (as Terrance)
Tyra Kwao-Vovo (as Stacy)
Rosemary Ledee (as Gina)
Tristan Wilds (as Jamal)
Bryce Silver (as Bernard)
Kaela C. Pabon (as Lena)
Erica Rivera (as Erika)
Stephanie Bast (as Vanessa)
Eleanor Hutchins (as Simone)
Sebastian Sozzi (as Javier)
Tina Holmes (as Rachel)
Karen Chilton (as Karen)
Anthony Mackie (as Frank)
Monique Gabriela Curnen (as Isabel)
Collins Pennie (as Mike)
Deborah Rush (as Jo)
Jay O. Sanders (as Russ)
Nicole Vicius (as Cindy)
Denis O'Hare (as Jimbo)