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The Chaos Class Failed the Class (1976)
"Hababam sinifi sinifta kaldi" (original title)

 -  Comedy  -  January 1976 (Turkey)
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"Hababam sinifi" has been flunking for years. So many years that he is now married. One day, he had to bring his baby to the school because his wife had to go on a work trip. But he couldn't hide the baby for long.

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Credited cast:
Kemal Sunal ...
Saban
Münir Özkul ...
Semra Özdamar ...
Semra Hoca
Adile Nasit ...
Hafize Ana
Halit Akçatepe ...
Guduk Necmi
Sener Sen ...
Body Ekrem
Tarik Akan ...
Damat Ferit
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ahmet Ariman ...
Hayta Ismail
Cem Gürdap ...
Tulum Hayri
Muharrem Gürses ...
The manager
Bülent Igdiroglu ...
Kalem Sakir
Cengiz Nezir ...
Bozum Cahit
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"Hababam sinifi" has been flunking for years. So many years that he is now married. One day, he had to bring his baby to the school because his wife had to go on a work trip. But he couldn't hide the baby for long.

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A gyalázatos osztály osztályzatok nélkül  »

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A legend in Turkish movie history
9 March 2006 | by (Turkey) – See all my reviews

Hababam Sinifi is basically a movie based on the novel by Rifat Ilgaz, telling the story about a class of lazy high school pranksters. The movie just presents the most entertaining moments of high school years; which we have all been there once, and feel deep down a nostalgia for the days when life was fun and we were teenagers, going only after fun and entertainment. Cheating in Literature exams, smoking in the mens room, playing hookey from school for a football game; those were the best days of our lives. While the movie is brilliantly and incredibly funny; it contains some heart breaking emotional moments as well.

I can easily say that this movie is by far the best movie ever made in Turkey, and it is a must-see for everyone who has been to high school and now a middle-ager. While it contains some local cultural jokes here and there, the story told is highly universal, as was "Cidade de Deus" or, say, "Trainspotting". And although it is 30 years old, it is a story that never gets old.

All in all, THIS movie is the greatest movie of all times. And if you ever get a chance to see it, do not miss it. Or ask some Turkish friend about it, and you'll find out that everybody knows it, has seen it zillions of times, knows every scene by heart, and just plain loves it. 9,3 overall IMDb rating is no mistake.

My rating: 10/10


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