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Please Sir! (1971)

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5C's classroom blackboard contains various topical references: "Hendrix Lives!" alludes to the then-recent death of rock star Jimi Hendrix in September 1970; "Keep our milk" and "Hands off our milk!" refers to Tory Government Secretary of State for Education and Science Margaret Thatcher's unpopular spending-cut abolition of free school milk toward the close of the same year; the Gunners are Arsenal Football Club. See more »

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The amount of icing around Frankie's mouth varies from shot to shot when on the bus. See more »

Quotes

[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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School's Out (Please Sir! Theme)
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Music by Sam Fonteyn
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Why I love this film
9 November 1998 | by (Stockport, Cheshire) – See all my reviews

I can't say enough about how wonderful I think this film, and the TV series is. It is just so incredibly FUNNY! All your fave characters are in it - Hedges, played by John Alderton is as gorgeous as ever (yes, I do like him!), Potter the caretaker is played by the hilarious Deryck Guyler and the hopeless headmaster Cromwell is played by Noel Howlett. Not forgetting the pupils of 5C of course! This is a must for all fans of the show, and it explains how Bernard met Penny for the first time. All teachers must watch this film! EVERYONE must watch this film!


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