the-english-teacher-2013-02The English Teacher is a 2013 American comedy film directed by Craig Zisk. The film stars Julianne Moore, Greg Kinnear and Michael Angarano, and was written by Dan and Stacy Chariton.
Linda Sinclair (Moore) is a high school English teacher in the small town of Kingston, Pennsylvania. She is passionate about her subject and popular with her students, but lives alone in a simple existence. When her former pupil Jason Sherwood (Angarano) returns after failing to succeed as a playwright, Linda convinces him to produce his play at the school. Jason’s overbearing father, Dr. Tom Sherwood (Kinnear), pressures him to attend law school instead