Akeelah and the Bee
Heartwarming social drama about a talented young African-American girl, Akeelah, who uses her gift for words to compete in a televised spelling bee. With the help of her stern coach, Dr Larabee, she is determined to make it to the finals of the competition in Washington. Her sceptical mother, however, lacks belief in her daughter's abilities. Will she hold her little girl back?