A teacher overcomes his frustration in a high-school full of flunkies. As he attempts to educate his students, his attempts to help them gets him into trouble with the school board, which only adds to his problems. With the support of his students he beats the school board and his frustration. Written by
K. Rose <firstname.lastname@example.org>
They fall asleep in class. Throw ink on each other. Never come in Mondays. And they're just the teachers.
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Did You Know?
The film has been considered an American high-school education version of Network
(1976) and The Hospital
(1971), which were both written by Paddy Chayefsky
, and were both biting black comedy satires on the American media and health systems respectively. Teachers (1984) was directed by Arthur Hiller
, who had directed The Hospital
(1971). See more
The newspaper Roger shows Alex with the pictures Eddie took is smooth when seen from one angle but crumpled when seen from the opposite angle. See more
[Lisa has just handed Alex a subpoena while he is in the men's room
It really is good to see you, Mr. Jurel.
Considering how much you've seen, who don't you call me Alex?
References Little Big Man
Can't Stop The Fire
Performed by Eric Martin See more