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Akeelah is a precocious 11-year-old girl from south Los Angeles with a gift for words. Despite her mother's objections, Akeelah enters various spelling contests, for which she is tutored by the forthright Dr. Larabee, her principal Mr. Welch, and the proud residents of her neighborhood. Akeelah's ap
MPAA Rating PG
Release Date 2006-04-28
Runtime 112 minutes
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stefani_marie shared a tip "A movie that you and your family will love! It will also make everyone want to start learning how to spell and learn new words!!"
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