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Please Sir! (1971)

Mr Hedges takes his class on a field trip, with disastrous consequences.

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Mr Hedges takes his class on a field trip, with disastrous consequences.

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Trivia

Cilla Black's song "La La La Lu (I Love You)", featured on the film's score, was released as the B-side on her 1971 single "Something Tells Me (Something's Gonna Happen Tonight)". See more »

Goofs

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 »

Quotes

[Bernard has barged into the meeting about the school camp]
Doris Ewell: The party will consist of thirty-five children.
Bernard Hedges: Didn't you leave out the word *privileged*, Miss Ewell?
Norman Potter: Aye aye, would you burst into the United Nations like that?
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References Quo Vadis (1951) See more »

Soundtracks

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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