The Substitute

The Substitute (1996)

  • Genre: Action, Thriller
  • Release Date: 1996-04-19
  • User Rating: 5.9/10 from 110 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 54min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Live Entertainment
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director:
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After he did some jobs for CIA, ex-marine John Shale is visiting his high school love Jane. She's now a teacher in Columbus High School in Miami. Soon after his arriving Jane has her knee cap broken while jogging. After that, John decides to go undercover as her substitute in high school. Very soon he finds out that gang named Kings of Destruction is terrorizing the school.

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  • Tom Berenger

    as Jonathan Shale
  • Raymond Cruz

    as Joey Six
  • Marc Anthony

    as Juan Lacas
  • William Forsythe

    as Hollan
  • Luis Guzmán

    as Rem
  • Diane Venora

    as Jane Hetzko
  • Ernie Hudson

    as Claude Rolle
  • Richard Brooks

    as Wellman
  • Glenn Plummer

    as Darrell Sherman
  • Cliff DeYoung

    as Matt Wolfson
  • Peggy Pope

    as Hannah Dillon
  • Willis Sparks

    as John Janus
Directing Robert Mandel Director
Crew Donald Dowd Driver