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To Sir, with Love II (1996)

After thirty years teaching in London, Mark Thackeray retires and returns to Chicago. There, however, the challenge of reaching kids in an inner city school proves too much to resist.

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After thirty years teaching in London, Mark Thackeray retires and returns to Chicago. There, however, the challenge of reaching kids in an inner city school proves too much to resist. Written by Duncan Shine <duncans@telecall.co.uk>

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Sidney Poitier's character in "A piece of the action" conducted the same social experiment that was done in " To sir with love ll. See more »

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student: They got their minds made up about us, Mr. Thackeray.
Mark Thackeray: Then change them.
student: Yeah, right! Maybe that would work where you're from or where you went. You know, you run off to England and you teach in some school and you REALLY think you're something, don't you?
Mark Thackeray: I AM something - everyone is.
student: Well, in this country you're nothin'. It don't matter how many schools you teach in... you and me, we walk down the street and all people are gonna see is black skin.
Mark Thackeray: What do you want them to see?
student: Me.
Mark Thackeray: Who are you?...
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So sad
6 December 2016 | by (Las Cruces, NM) – See all my reviews

I love To Sir With Love, and did not know this sequel existed. What a sad mess this little movie is, nothing at all like the first one. I felt no passion, no real emotions from the cast, just a call in to get a pay check. You may or may not like the 1st one if you haven't seen it before, but do not judge it by this one. It might be the times, I grew up in the 50-60s and the 1st movie spoke to me, the school systems not teaching the poor students, students of color being treated less than human, etc., but by the time this second movie came along, it just seems tired, old, and as I said before, called in. Most the time a sequel should not be done, they are rarely any good.


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