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1. Nicholas Nickleby (2002)

PG | 132 min | Drama, Romance

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71 Metascore

A young, compassionate man struggles to save his family and friends from the abusive exploitation of his cold-heartedly grasping uncle.

Writers: Charles Dickens, Douglas McGrath | Director: Douglas McGrath | Stars: Charlie Hunnam, Jamie Bell, Christopher Plummer, Jim Broadbent

2. War of the Buttons (2011)

PG-13 | 100 min | Adventure, Family

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40 Metascore

In occupied France, Lebrac leads a play war between two rival kid gangs, but his feelings for Violette, a Jewish girl in danger of being discovered by the Nazis, encourage Lebrac to face the reality of what's happening around him.

Writers: Stéphane Keller, Christophe Barratier, Thomas Langmann, Philippe Lopes-Curval, Louis Pergaud | Director: Christophe Barratier | Stars: Laetitia Casta, Guillaume Canet, Jean Texier, Ilona Bachelier

3. The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (2001 TV Movie)

Comedy, Drama

7.7
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Nicholas Nickleby is an impoverished young man making his way in life in the cruel and unjust world of early Victorian England. His good looks, kind heart and gentlemanly manner are fine ... See full summary »

Writers: Charles Dickens, Martyn Hesford | Director: Stephen Whittaker | Stars: John Dallimore, James D'Arcy, Sophia Myles, Diana Kent

4. Our Mutual Friend (1998 TV Mini-Series)

350 min | Drama

8.3
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Intertwining tales of love, greed, and secret identities in Charles Dickens's 1860s London.

Stars: Paul McGann, Keeley Hawes, Dominic Mafham, David Bradley

5. War of the Buttons (2011)

109 min | Adventure, Family

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In the countryside of France, two groups of boys from the rural villages of Longeverne and Velran are in constant war against each other. Their war is a tradition that passes from father to... See full summary »

Writers: Louis Pergaud, Yann Samuell | Director: Yann Samuell | Stars: Eric Elmosnino, Mathilde Seigner, Fred Testot, Alain Chabat

6. Aristocrats (1999 TV Mini-Series)

300 min | Drama, History

7.5
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18th-century England and Ireland viewed through the eyes of four beautiful high-born sisters - Caroline, Emily, Louisa, and Sarah Lennox, great-granddaughters of a king, daughters of a cabinet minister, and wives of politicians and peers.

Stars: Siân Phillips, Alun Armstrong, Ben Daniels, Serena Gordon

7. Torment (1944)

95 min | Drama

7.5
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An idealistic adolescent, suffering under the thumb of a sadistic schoolmaster, falls in love with a loose girl who is bullied and tormented by another lover.

Writer: Ingmar Bergman | Director: Alf Sjöberg | Stars: Stig Järrel, Alf Kjellin, Mai Zetterling, Olof Winnerstrand

8. Pather Panchali (1955)

Not Rated | 119 min | Drama

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The story of a young boy, Apu, and life in his small Indian village. His parents are quite poor - his father Harihar, a writer and poet, gave away the family's fruit orchard to settle his ... See full summary »

Writers: Bibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay, Satyajit Ray | Director: Satyajit Ray | Stars: Kanu Bannerjee, Karuna Bannerjee, Subir Banerjee, Chunibala Devi

9. The Browning Version (1994)

R | 97 min | Drama

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Andrew Crocker-Harris is an embittered and disliked teacher of Greek and Latin at a British public school. After nearly 20 years of service, he is being forced to retire on the pretext of ... See full summary »

Writers: Terence Rattigan, Ronald Harwood | Director: Mike Figgis | Stars: Albert Finney, Greta Scacchi, Matthew Modine, Julian Sands

10. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (1949)

Approved | 34 min | Family, Horror, Animation

7.9
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In a small town, a brewing romantic rivalry with a local tough and a school-teacher culminates in a terrifying ride in the night.

Writers: Erdman Penner, Joe Rinaldi, Winston Hibler, Washington Irving | Directors: Clyde Geronimi, Jack Kinney | Stars: Bing Crosby, Pinto Colvig, The Rhythmaires

11. Le Corbeau: The Raven (1943)

Not Rated | 92 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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French village doctor becomes target of poison-pen letters sent to village leaders, accusing him of affairs and practicing abortion.

Writers: Louis Chavance, Henri-Georges Clouzot | Director: Henri-Georges Clouzot | Stars: Pierre Fresnay, Ginette Leclerc, Micheline Francey, Héléna Manson

12. Johnny in the Clouds (1945)

87 min | Drama, Romance, War

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Life on a British bomber base, and the surrounding towns, from the opening days of the Battle of Britain, to the arrival of the Americans, who join in the bomber offensive. The film centres... See full summary »

Writers: Terence Rattigan, Anatole de Grunwald, Richard Sherman, John Pudney | Director: Anthony Asquith | Stars: Michael Redgrave, John Mills, Rosamund John, Douglass Montgomery

13. War of the Buttons (1962)

90 min | Comedy

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Writers: Louis Pergaud, François Boyer | Director: Yves Robert | Stars: Jacques Dufilho, Yvette Etiévant, Michel Galabru, Michèle Méritz

14. The Slingshot (1993)

R | 102 min | Drama

6.5
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Stocholm in the 1920s. Young Roland lives with his socialist father, Jewish mother and a boxing brother. His mother sells condoms illegally, and from them, Roland makes slingshots which he ... See full summary »

Writers: Åke Sandgren, Roland Schütt | Director: Åke Sandgren | Stars: Jesper Salén, Stellan Skarsgård, Basia Frydman, Niklas Olund

15. Rumba (2008)

77 min | Comedy

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Teachers in a rural school, happy couple Fiona and Dom have a common passion: Latin Dancing. One night, after a glorious dance competition, they have a car accident and see their lives turn... See full summary »

Writers: Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon, Bruno Romy | Directors: Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon, Bruno Romy | Stars: Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon, Philippe Martz, Bruno Romy

16. My Mother's Castle (1990)

PG | 98 min | Adventure, Biography, Comedy

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Every holiday Marcel and his family go to their cottage in the Provence (France). He likes the hills in this region. Before they arrive at the cottage they have to walk about 5 miles. With ... See full summary »

Writers: Marcel Pagnol, Jérôme Tonnerre, Yves Robert | Director: Yves Robert | Stars: Julien Ciamaca, Philippe Caubère, Nathalie Roussel, Didier Pain

17. Land Without Bread (1933)

30 min | Documentary, Short

7.6
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A surrealistic documentary portrait of the region of Las Hurdes, a remote region of Spain where civilisation has barely developed, showing how the local peasants try to survive without even the most basic utilities and skills.

Writers: Luis Buñuel, Rafael Sánchez Ventura, Pierre Unik | Director: Luis Buñuel | Stars: Abel Jacquin, Alexandre O'Neill

18. Ducoboo (2011)

96 min | Comedy

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Writers: Benoît Drousie, Bernard Godisiabois, Marc de Chauveron, Philippe de Chauveron | Director: Philippe de Chauveron | Stars: Elie Semoun, Joséphine de Meaux, Vincent Claude, Juliette Chappey

19. It All Starts Today (1999)

117 min | Drama

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78 Metascore

Daniel is schoolmaster of a kindergarten in a small French town. The local economy, which depended entirely on coal production, has been mired in a depression ever since the mines were ... See full summary »

Writers: Dominique Sampiero, Bertrand Tavernier, Tiffany Tavernier | Director: Bertrand Tavernier | Stars: Philippe Torreton, Maria Pitarresi, Nadia Kaci, Véronique Ataly

20. Not One Less (1999)

G | 106 min | Drama

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73 Metascore

In a remote mountain village, the teacher must leave for a month, and the mayor can find only a 13-year old girl, Wei Minzhi, to substitute. The teacher leaves one stick of chalk for each ... See full summary »

Writer: Xiangsheng Shi | Director: Yimou Zhang | Stars: Minzhi Wei, Huike Zhang, Zhenda Tian, Enman Gao

21. Term of Trial (1962)

130 min | Drama

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Graham Weir is an alcoholic schoolteacher whose criminal record for refusing to fight during the Second World War has prevented him from progressing further in his teaching career. He is ... See full summary »

Writers: James Barlow, Peter Glenville | Director: Peter Glenville | Stars: Laurence Olivier, Simone Signoret, Sarah Miles, Terence Stamp

22. Nicholas Nickleby (1977 TV Mini-Series)

330 min | Drama

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After the death of his father, Nicholas Nickleby along with his sister Kate and their mother find themselves in difficult conditions. They relocate to London in the hope that Uncle Ralph ... See full summary »

Stars: Nigel Havers, Peter Bourke, Derek Godfrey, Robert James

23. The School Teacher (1993–2004)

90 min | Drama

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Creator: Pierre Grimblat | Stars: Gérard Klein, Lionnel Astier, Sylvie Jacob, Lara Dogustan

24. Four Sons (1928)

Passed | 100 min | Drama, War

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A family saga in which three of a Bavarian widow's sons go to war for Germany and the fourth goes to America, Germany's eventual opponent.

Writers: Philip Klein, I.A.R. Wylie | Director: John Ford | Stars: James Hall, Margaret Mann, Charles Morton, Ralph Bushman

25. Boy's Choir (2000)

129 min | Drama, Music

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Writer: Kenji Aoki | Director: Akira Ogata | Stars: Atsushi Itô, Sora Tôma, Teruyuki Kagawa, Ryoko Takizawa

26. A Thousand Months (2003)

124 min | Drama

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Writers: Faouzi Bensaïdi, Emmanuelle Sardou | Director: Faouzi Bensaïdi | Stars: Fouad Labied, Nezha Rahile, Mohamed Majd, Mohammed Afifi

27. Spare the Rod (1961)

93 min | Drama

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It is London in the year 1960 and John Saunders enthusiastically begins his new teaching career at a tough slum-area school. His class are bored pupils in their last term before leaving. Will he handle the grave problems that lie ahead?

Writers: John Cresswell, Michael Croft | Director: Leslie Norman | Stars: Max Bygraves, Geoffrey Keen, Donald Pleasence, Betty McDowall

28. Veronico Cruz (1988)

Unrated | 95 min | Drama, War

7.2
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Writers: Eduardo Leiva Muller, Miguel Pereira, Fortunato Ramos | Director: Miguel Pereira | Stars: Leopoldo Aban, Juan José Camero, Guillermo Delgado, Ana María González

29. La cour des grands (2008– )

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Creator: Didier Cohen | Stars: Thierry Desroses, Fabienne Périneau, Caroline Mouton, Salomé Stévenin

30. Trials of a Schoolmaster (1909)

Drama, Short

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A country school with its bright faced little pupils and patient, anxious-looking master. From a twinkle in the black eyes of the two scholars sitting together in the front desk one knows ... See full summary »

Writer: Adrien Caillard | Director: Georges Monca | Stars: Adrien Caillard, André Simon, Colsi

31. Bus to Bosworth (1976 TV Movie)

60 min | Drama

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Writer: John Hefin | Director: John Hefin | Stars: Kenneth Griffith, Shirley King, Harriet Lewis, Dillwyn Owen

32. Laredo (1965–1967)
Episode: A Very Small Assignment (1966)

49 min | Western

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Reese is ordered to find an English schoolmaster who was detained en route to Laredo. An ex-con who Reese arrested several years ago spots him and determines to settle the score with the Ranger and his British charge.

Writer: Edward J. Lakso | Director: Paul Stanley | Stars: Neville Brand, Peter Brown, William Smith, Philip Carey

33. Lark Rise to Candleford (2008– )
Episode: Episode #1.8 (2008)

Drama

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The new "school mistress" is an attractive man, causing emotional upheaval among the ladies of Candleford and some concern at the manor.

Writers: Bill Gallagher, Gaby Chiappe, Flora Thompson | Director: Marc Jobst | Stars: Linda Bassett, Claudie Blakley, Stephen Campbell Moore, Brendan Coyle

34. The Prisoner (1967–1968)
Episode: Once Upon a Time (1968)

60 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

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Because all other attempts to break Number 6 have failed, Number 2 decides to engage him in a game where one of them will end up dead.

Writer: Patrick McGoohan | Director: Don Chaffey | Stars: Patrick McGoohan, Leo McKern, Angelo Muscat, Peter Swanwick

35. The Rebel (1959–1961)
Episode: School Days (1959)

Western

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Realizing Yuma is literate and in admiration of his ability to stand up to illiterate Armbruster family, Liam O'Shea offers Yuma a temporary schoolmaster job and he gains the affection of Peggy of which Troy Armbruster is jealous.

Creators: Andrew J. Fenady, Nick Adams | Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Nick Adams, Fintan Meyler, Warren Oates, Olan Soule

36. A Haunting (2005–2015)
Episode: Spellbound (2007)

TV-PG | Horror, Thriller

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An aspiring writer develops an obsession with Wicca, which alienates her Christian son and unleashes powers that she can't control.

Writers: Jenny Chung, Paul Sauer | Director: Stuart Taylor | Stars: Anthony D. Call, Karn Ford, Robbin Paige Sharp, Scott Carter

37. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955–1962)
Episode: Wet Saturday (1956)

26 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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Mr. Princey's daughter has just murdered the schoolmaster. A murderess in the family? That won't do. It's up to Mr. Princey to frame someone else for her crime.

Writers: Marian B. Cockrell, John Collier | Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Cedric Hardwicke, John Williams, Tita Purdom