24 juni 2021


Politiek Incorrect


Charlie (Luke Wilson) doceert Engels aan een universiteit. Als leraar is hij best goed, maar als academicus minder. En zonder wetenschappelijke publicatie zit een vaste benoeming er in. Tot overmaat van ramp kondigt de decaan de komst aan van een veelbelovende assistente uit Yale. Professor Elaine is niet alleen mooi, charmant en hoogbegaafd, ze vormt ook een bedreiging voor Charlies carrière.

Tenure (2008) Comedy, Drama | 89min | 15 July 2014 (Netherlands) 6.1
Director: Mike MillionWriter: Mike MillionStars: Luke Wilson, Gretchen Mol, David KoechnerSummary: At a Pennsylvania college, Charlie Thurber is a good teacher without publications. His tenure review is in three months, and he's trying to get an article in print. Out of the blue, the dean announces that a new assistant professor will join them, a scholarly young woman from Yale. Charlie now faces competition. His best friend Jay, an anthropologist looking for Sasquatch, urges Charlie to declare war on the new colleague. He gives in to his better judgment and goes along. Meanwhile, his father hates the local assisted living facility where he lives, Charlie tries to connect with a woman he sees on television, and one of his students makes a pass. Is tenure in the works? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>


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