Sixteen-year-old Michael Dunn arrives at St. Basil's Catholic Boys School in Brooklyn circa 1965. There, he befriends all of the misfits in his class as they collide with the repressive faculty and discover the opposite sex as they come of age. Written by
The Brothers preached against vice, lust and disrespect. But that never stopped these guys.
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Most of the score heard in the film was performed by Train to Sligo, an Irish-Traditional band that played in the Los Angeles area in the mid-1980s. The band included singer-songwriter Thom Moore, vocalist/bodhran player Janie Cribbs, guitarist Gerry O'Beirne, penny whistle player Paulette Gershen, fiddler Jerry Macmillan and hammered dulcimer player Judy Gameral. See more
Though set in 1965, virtually every school bus in the film was manufactured in the late-1970s and early-1980s. Most of them were built on truck cowls that didn't exist at the time, and contained features such as amber flashing lights next to the red ones above the windshield, which didn't exist in New York State until 1973. See more
[in Thadeus' closed-door office after melee in auditorium
They should be expelled. In the real world, they'd be charged with assault.
In the 'real world', they'd have a case of self-defense!
I think expulsion is justified here.
I don't think so.
Well, no one cares what you think!
[to Brother Dominic, also in his office
Let the boys in here.
Features Blue Hawaii
Come See About Me
Written by Lamont Dozier
, Brian Holland
and Eddie Holland
Performed by The Supremes See more