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Clockwork Mice (1995)

A special needs education teacher is having a special relation with one of his pupils by their common hobby: running. Until fate strikes.

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Parkey
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A special needs education teacher is having a special relation with one of his pupils by their common hobby: running. Until fate strikes.

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Whichever way you point him, as soon as you let Conrad go... He's off and over the edge.

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John Alderton replaced James Fox. See more »

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Pen on David Charlton's desk. See more »

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This film is dedicated to the former Staff & Pupils of Great Stony School & All those involved in Special Needs Education. See more »

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"Score composed by David A. Hughes & John Murphy
published by Sony Music
Recorded and mixed at Parr Street Studios Liverpool England
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Beautifully filmed
9 November 2004 | by (Bristol, England) – See all my reviews

Clockwork mice is up there with the British classics. I feel that it has all the ingredients that make a good quality British movie. Great story, believable characters, great acting and beautifully filmed. As somebody that works with children who have behavioral difficulties, I recognise many of the characters and situations within the film. I also recognise some of the world weary cynicism of the longer serving members of staff when faced with the fresh faced optimism of the new teacher (shame he went on to become Voldemort really!).

So why the heck was the DVD withdrawn in under a year??? blessed if I know.


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