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Mr. Holland's Opus (1995)

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143 min | Drama, Music

A frustrated composer finds fulfillment as a high school music teacher.
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$ 23,000,000
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$ 14,466
Gross (USA)
$ 82,569,971
Gross (World)
$ 106,269,971
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Jan 19, 1996 (United States)

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7.3 / 10 | 32,918 votes