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Please Sir! (1971)

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"Trevor Huddleston was right about you," says Penny when she believes Bernard is a racist bigot. Huddleston was then Bishop of Stepney in London, and a fervent, high-profile promoter of racial equality. See more »

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The plan is to send 35 pupils to the summer camp. These would fit on one bus, but on the day of departure two buses are used, and an enormous number of kids appear to be going. See more »

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[Bernard and Penny are dancing at the party]
Bernard Hedges: I still can't understand why Mr Dunstable changed his mind so quickly!
Penny Wheeler: Well, a little bird told me Potter found out he couldn't write.
Bernard Hedges: It's almost as if he had an actual aversion to writing!
[Bernard stops dancing as he realises what Penny has just said]
Bernard Hedges: Ah!
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Spun-off from Please Sir! (1968) See more »

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All Things Bright and Beautiful
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Music by William H. Monk and lyrics by Cecil F. Alexander
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A Very Fun Film
23 March 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have never watched the TV series, so I am going in cold on this one. This is a thoroughly enjoyable early 70's British film about a teacher Mr. Hedges, played well by John Alderton, who takes his fifth form, lower middle class upbringing class to a rural center for two weeks. Part of the fun is waiting for this to happen, as you know things will go on once they're out of London. The best thing is, things do, but nothing lewd or purely criminal just fun. The movie keeps a good rhythm throughout and I felt no need to turn it off or do anything except watch and enjoy. I'm sure if you are a fan of the series you'll like this even more. For me, a novice, I still found it well worth watching. I think you will also.


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