Tag Archives: long-term solutions

“Waiting for ‘Superman'” opens, producers pledge to give back

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Davis Guggenheim’s searing education documentary “Waiting for ‘Superman’” opens in limited release today ahead of a nationwide expansion next month. But those who buy a ticket to the film this weekend will make an extra contribution … at no extra cost. Paramount Pictures, Participant Media and Walden[...]

60,000 people pledge to see “Waiting for ‘Superman'”

HollywoodNews.com: Paramount Pictures, Participant Media and Walden Media announced today 60,000 people have pledged to see the award-winning documentary film “Waiting for ‘Superman’” when it opens this fall, making it the fourth goal reached on the campaign’s “Pledge Progress Meter.” As a result, First Book and global education leader Houghton[...]

“Waiting for ‘Superman'” pledge drive benefits 40 more U.S. teachers

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We’re continuing to track the progress of “Waiting for ‘Superman,’” Davis Guggenheim’s noble documentary that hopes to shine a light on the plight of America’s public school system. Paramount Pictures, Participant Media and Walden Media just announced that 40,000 people so far have pledged to see the[...]