Mr Holland's Opus

Glenn Holland is a musician and composer who takes a teaching job to pay the rent while, in his 'spare time', he can strive to achieve his true goal - compose one memorable piece of music to leave his mark on the world. Richard Dreyfuss was nominated for an Academy Award and a Golden Globe as Best Actor.


  • Richard Dreyfuss - Glenn Holland
  • Glenne Headly - Iris Holland
  • Jay Thomas - Bill Meister
  • Olympia Dukakis - Principal Jacobs
  • William H. Macy - Vice Principal Wolters
  • Alicia Witt - Gertrude Lang
  • Terrence Howard - Louis Russ
  • Damon Whitaker - Bobby Tidd, Student
  • Jean Louisa Kelly - Rowena Morgan
  • Alexandra Boyd - Sarah Olmstead

Mr Holland's Opus at Internet Movie Database