The film, produced and directed by Robert Townsend (Hollywood Shuffle), is based on a true story of an alternative school for troubled North Carolina youth.
The main character in the film, Xtra, played by Jonathon McDaniels, who is sent to Hive, an all boy’s school, meets Mr. Hollins, played by Duncan.
The film also stars Loretta Devine, Roger Guenveur Smith and Vivica A. Fox.
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