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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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Maureen's blouse is fully done up just before she enter's Eric's house then in the next shot it's undone. See more »

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[a group of students have rushed past Mr Smith]
Mr Smith: The heady wine of youth, eh Price?
[Smith turns to reveal an L Plate on his back. Price removes it]
Mr. Price: Bouquet like an open sewer!
[Price throws the L plate to the ground]
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La La La Lu (I Love You)
Written by Michael Vickers (uncredited)
Sung by Cilla Black
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As good as an Ealing Comedy in its own way
28 June 2008 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Highly under-rated British comedy with many memorable characterisations, not a bad script, and a wonderful feel-good factor.

John Alderton is pretty much faultless as Hedges - this is fine comic acting.

Especially enjoyable if you grew up in the 1970s. Standout sequence for me is when Hedges (and we) think 5c have gone to bed for the night and he heads off to the pub with Price... only to bump into his pupils there. Nicely done.

Other amusing sequences also, and I can sum up the film using an expression of Dennis's (one of the characters)... "Yeah! Double NEAT!!"


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