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Maryjane (1968)

 -  Drama  -  February 1968 (USA)
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A teacher trying to break up a local drug ring is framed and arrested for possession of marijuana.

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Phil Blake
Diane McBain ...
Elli Holden
Kevin Coughlin ...
Jordan Bates
Michael Margotta ...
Jerry Blackburn
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Susan Hoffman
Russ Bender ...
Harry Braxton
Booth Colman ...
Maynard Parlow
Baynes Barron ...
Police Chief Otis Mosley
Henry Hunter ...
Arthur Ford
Phil Vandervort ...
Herbie Mueller
Ivan Bonar ...
Roger Campbell
Byron Morrow ...
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Ward Ramsey ...
Mr. Blackburn
Bruce Mars ...
Toby
Steve Cory ...
Chuck Poe
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Fabian plays a high school art teacher who is framed and busted while trying to convince the school principal that grass isn't such a bad thing. Diane McBain plays a fellow teacher who has her own problems to deal with. The rebellious students are about as threatening as a teenage root beer bust. Written by alfiehitchie

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During cemetery scene, mourners are all huddled under dripping umbrellas even though it's obviously a sunny day and driveways surrounding graveyard are dry during cut away shots to arriving cars. See more »

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Featured in Classroom Scare Films Vol. 5: More Drug Evils (1997) See more »

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8 August 2004 | by (North Carolina) – See all my reviews

Frankly, I was expecting a laugh fest, but this flick is not too bad. Technically, it feels like a 60s TV movie, rather than a feature, but it is filmed well, and the acting is acceptable.

Actually, I enjoyed it mainly for its slice of 60s life and decor.

I had just watched "The Bad Seed" the night before, and didn't realize while watching this film that Patty McCormack plays the girlfriend of the "bad" teenager - she would have been in her early twenties by 1968.

I missed the first thirty minutes, and the bit parts by Garry Marshall and Peter Marshall, and for that matter, Teri Garr.

My main complaint would have to be that Fabian's teacher character does one stupid thing after another. For instance, he witnesses an ice cream truck man hand over a container of what turns out to be pot, to the student he suspects of dealing drugs, who then accidently drops it on the pavement, while scuffling. What does Fabian do, after already being falsely arrested for drug possession? HE PICKS IT UP AND TAKES IT HOME. In addition, every time he gets a lead on some drug situation going down, HE DRIVES THERE HIMSELF, rather than call the police. Granted, he wants to help one particular "nice" kid, but that doesn't require being an idiot.

The director is known for mild exploitation films, but in this case, he pulls it off without too many unintentional laughs.

I saw this on the FLIX cable channel today. (FYI - it's interesting to see what other films were lensed at the mansion seen at the end of this film. Check out the listing on the left.)


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