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Movie Review: 'School of Rock'

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Movie Review: 'School of Rock'

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Movie Review: 'School of Rock'

Movie Review: 'School of Rock'

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Cinematic teachers have spent decades hacking through blackboard jungles and dashing up down-staircases. But there may never have been a teaching movie quite like School of Rock, with overgrown kid Jack Black taking out his arena-rock frustrations on elementary school students. NPR's Bob Mondello reviews director Richard Linklater's newest film.