Akeelah and the Bee

Akeelah Anderson's love for words leads her to enter a number of spelling contests. Tutored by many and opposed by some, Akeelah unwittingly unites a neighborhood in her daring quest to compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee.


  • Keke Palmer
  • Laurence Fishburne
  • Angela Bassett
  • Curtis Armstrong
  • J.R. Villarreal
  • Sean Michael
  • Sahara Garey

Directed By:

  • Doug Atchison


  • Drama

DVD Release Date:

  • August 29th, 2006