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The Class (2007)

Klass (original title)
An average guy of an Estonian high-school decides to defend his bullied classmate. This starts war between him and the informal leader of the class. As teenagers' honour is a touchy thing, everything ends in bloodshed.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Vallo Kirs ...
Pärt Uusberg ...
Lauri Pedaja ...
Paula Solvak ...
Mikk Mägi ...
Paul
Riina Ries ...
Riina
Joonas Paas ...
Toomas
Kadi Metsla ...
Kati
Triin Tenso ...
Kerli
Virgo Ernits ...
Tiit
Karl Sakrits ...
Olav
Liina Joonas ...
Kersti
Saara Kadak ...
Liisa
Kaspar Kannelmäe
Brita Kikas ...
Kerttu
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Kaspar and the class pushover Joosep are 16 and life in high school isn't easy. Without meaning to, Kaspar defends Joosep against the bullying of his classmates, but every time Kaspar tries to him, it backfires, with the class taking it out on Joosep. Kaspar just wants his friends, his girl and his unassuming life back. Joosep wants to regain his dignity and the chance to switch to a high school far away. But their classmates are relentless, going further and further with each incident. Written by Anonymous

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16 March 2007 (Estonia)  »

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Az osztály  »

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Trivia

The actors ad-libbed many lines (including slang). See more »

Goofs

When Kaspar is released from the shed and his mobile phone rings, you can here a polyphonic ring tone, but the phone he is using is obviously Nokia 5110 or something of this kind of (you can see the antenna) which does not support polyphonic ring tones. See more »

Quotes

Kaspar: I shot one of the girls from eight grade.
Joosep: I told you not to shoot from a distance.
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Connections

Followed by Klass - Elu pärast (2010) See more »

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Hit Y'all (instrumental)
Written by B.Prikenfeld
Performed by A-rühm feat. Grand Agent
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album: LEEGION
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the film about adults not the youth
5 January 2009 | by (Russian Federation) – See all my reviews

Most of the spectators will look at the film and say something as: I've seen it before/I've guessed the ending/the work is imperfect!

But the main thing is the other. It is a real story about real people coming across real problems. The thrilling story about insatiable and cruel youth. The story that makes you tremble.

But it is not the story about teens' relation. The story tells about adults being deaf to the problems of youth. As the teacher made that saying "I have nothing else to tell you". The parents that can not believe or just understand the problems of their children and especially trust them. The movie is not just a cruel story. That is a warning to the adults: beware and make best to predict.

All of us will watch this, talk a bit and forget about the movie. I'd force all the adults to watch it. For them just to understand.


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