Higher Learning


Release Date: January 11, 1995
Running Time: 127 mins.
MPAA Rating: R
Box Office: $36,809,424.00
Genre: Drama, Urban


Three freshman students embark on their first semester at fictitious Columbus University, where, in addition to normal adolescent problems, they're also confronted with serious prejudice, intolerance, racism and sexism among the student body. Former high school track star, Malik, learns that as long as he keeps winning races the university will support him, but as far as his academic life is concerned, they don't care a bit whether he learns anything at college or not. Kristin Conner, a middle-class white girl from Orange County, discovers that she is ill-prepared for college life and in matters sexual she finds that the male students don't always accept "no" for an answer. She als...

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Omar Epps

Kristy Swanson

Michael Rapaport

Jennifer Connelly

Ice Cube

Tyra Banks

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