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The Substitute: Failure Is Not an Option (2001)

R
Video | 91 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

Former mercenary Karl Thomasson returns once again as a substitute teacher, this time to infiltrate a military school's faculty to cease the actions of white supremacists.
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Writers
Roy Frumkes (characters) | Dan Gurskis | Alan Ormsby (characters) | Rocco Simonelli (characters)
Composer
Stephen Edwards (as Steve Edwards)
Cinematographer
Richard M. Rawlings Jr. (as Richard Rawlings)
Casting Director
James F. Tarzia (as James Tarzia)
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Updated Apr 24, 2001

Release date
Apr 24, 2001 (United States)

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20 cast members
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Treat Williams
Karl Thomasson Karl Thomasson   See fewer
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Bill Nunn
Luther Luther   See fewer
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Tim Abell
Devlin Devlin   See fewer
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Grayson Fricke
Ted Teague Ted Teague   See fewer
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Scott Thomas
Buckner (as Scott Miles) Buckner (as Scott Miles)   See fewer
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John Michael Weatherly
Mauk (as Michael Weatherly) Mauk (as Michael Weatherly)   See fewer
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Lori Beth Sikes
Cunningham (as Lori Beth Edgeman) Cunningham (as Lori Beth Edgeman)   See fewer
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Moe El Emam
Robson (as Mohamed T. El Emam) Robson (as Mohamed T. El Emam)   See fewer
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J. Don Ferguson
Colonel Teague Colonel Teague   See fewer
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K.C. Powe
Sissy Sissy   See fewer
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Lonnie R. Smith Jr.
Yulee (as Lonnie Smith) Yulee (as Lonnie Smith)   See fewer
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Alton Glass
Cadet (uncredited) Cadet (uncredited)   See fewer
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Shanda Lee Munson
Cadet Chaney (uncredited) Cadet Chaney (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jonathan Thompson
Faculty Officer (uncredited) Faculty Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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4.7 / 10 | 1,019 votes