Portland Oregan 1965, Glen Holland (Richard Dreyfuss) accepted a teaching position at John F. Kennedy High school.

Balancing his family and teaching in school. The life and love of music is a continued challenge. But as he manages to control his situations his colleagues finally respect the work that he has done with his students.

The film is a balance of heartfelt moments delivered in the acting power of Richard Dreyfuss. This family true to life film adaption is another nostalgic movie you definitely should either stream or buy. The film is a balance of heartfelt moments delivered in the acting power of Richard Dreyfuss. This family true to life film adaption is another nostalgic movie you definitely should either stream or buy. The moments at the end of the film, composing a piece of music for his son. The calming beautiful scene is uplifting, tear-jerking, all in one must see movie.