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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Cecil Parker ...
Frome
John Salew ...
Routledge
Elizabeth Kentish ...
Mrs. Castle
Mona Washbourne ...
Miss Morrow
Mary Merrall ...
Miss Wyvern
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Paterson
Jeremy Spenser ...
Nicky
Dorothy Bromiley ...
Paulette
Brian Smith ...
Ginger
Wilfred Downing ...
Browning
Robert Dickens ...
Morris
Dawson France ...
Crowther
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Peggy
Richard O'Sullivan ...
Lawson
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Mr. Dingle is the popular music teacher in an English school, but when the headmaster threatens to close down the school band (partly because of Dingle's fondness of more modern music) then the pupils have to come to his assistance, using their musical skills to help. Written by David Gibson <djg6@ukc.ac.uk>

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26 December 1956 (Sweden)  »

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Corações em Festa  »

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There are more orchestra members in the gym near the end than what we see going across the grounds of the school. See more »

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Jam Session
Performed by Humphrey Lyttelton and his band
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A great nostalgia piece for Brits in their 50's or 60's
10 March 2003 | by (Maidstone, Kent England) – See all my reviews

IF you were at school in the 1950's then watch this film if you get the opportunity. It's a lovely look at British school life in that era. The music throughout is great too. John Mills and Cecil Parker do a superb job in their respective roles. Wonderful nostalgia pieces like this should be treasured, and hopefully it will be released on DVD in time.


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