Released Date
January 14, 2005
Distributor
Paramount Pictures
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG-13
Budget
$30,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$67,264,877 + $9,404,677 = $76,669,554
41

Channing Tatum

as Jason Lyle

73

Samuel L. Jackson

as Coach Ken Carter

41

Ashanti

as Kyra

49

Octavia Spencer

as Mrs. Battle

39

Robert Ri'chard

as Damien Carter

42

Rick Gonzalez

as Timo Cruz

46

Antwon Tanner

as Worm

65

Debbi Morgan

as Tonya

37

Rob Brown

as Kenyon Stone

About Coach Carter

Controversy surrounds high school basketball coach Ken Carter after he benches his entire team for breaking their academic contract with him.

About

Based on a true story, the film follows a controversial high school basketball coach, Ken Carter, who benches his undefeated team when their grades start to suffer, wanting the team to excel on the court and in school. 

Trivia

The screenplay for the film was written by the creators of the TV show One Tree Hill. The Capitol Records music label released the soundtrack for the film.