Movies that Help to Teach Science. From Apollo 13 to The Right Stuff, From October Sky to Inherit the Wind, a look at movies that can be used in the classroom (or at home) to give some insight into science and and the real world.
Simon Oakland (actor) - Died August 29, 1983. Born August 28, 1915. American actor of stage, screen, and television. He enjoyed a series of Broadway hits, including Light Up the Sky, The Shrike and Inherit the Wind, and theater was one of his lasting passions. He was a concert violinist until the 1940s. Frequently played a cop, notably in West Side Story
Inherit the Wind is a 1960 Hollywood film adaptation of the play of the same name, written by Jerome Lawrence and Robert Edwin Lee, directed by Stanley Kramer. It stars Spencer Tracy as lawyer Henry Drummond and Fredric March as his friend and rival Matthew Harrison Brady