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“McFarland USA” Strikes a Positive Note

“McFarland USA” Strikes a Positive Note

By Calvin Rosevear

March 12, 2015

“McFarland USA” is a fun, feel-good movie based on a true story about teacher Jim White who moves to a poor town in California with his family in 1987. The town, McFarland, is filled with Latin American fruit pickers. White is there to coach football, and to teach PE and life science. White notices...