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Teaching Mrs. Tingle (1999)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Thriller  |  20 August 1999 (USA)
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The story of a girl who is willing to do anything to become Valedictorian, even if it means murdering the teacher that stands in her way.

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Leanne is salutatorian when she needs to be valedictorian to get her scholarship to Harvard. The only class she is worse than the leader in is history, taught by Mrs. Tingle, and the teacher hates her. When an attempt to get ahead in Mrs. Tingle's class goes awry, mayhem ensues and friendships, loyalties and trust are tested by the teacher's intricate mind-games. Written by <fichaud2000@hotmail.com>

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Rated PG-13 for thematic content, violence, sexuality, language and some teen drinking | See all certifications »

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20 August 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Killing Mrs. Tingle  »

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$13,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$3,326,870 (USA) (20 August 1999)

Gross:

$8,946,237 (USA) (1 October 1999)
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Alicia Silverstone was considered for the role of Leigh Ann Watson. See more »

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When Leigh Ann and Mrs. Tingle fight towards the end of the movie, the blood running from Leigh Ann's nose keeps changing patterns. It starts off as a big blood smear to a simple line of blood running down her nose. See more »

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Mrs. Tingle: The role of savior does not suit mediocrity, Mr. Churner.
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Written by Jimmy McHugh, Dorothy Fields
Performed by Julie London
Courtesy of Capitol Records
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GREAT movie!
29 December 1999 | by (California) – See all my reviews

Ok, here are the basics: The movie is wonderfully written. The actors and actresses were great in this one! It is a must see! Other reviews stated that this movie was just a basic "failure", but this movie is one of my favorite! Helen Mirren did a great job at portraying the teacher, Mrs. Tingle. I gave it 5/5 Stars!

You must see it!


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