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Bad Teacher (2011)

R  |   |  Comedy  |  24 June 2011 (USA)
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A lazy, incompetent middle school teacher who hates her job and her students is forced to return to her job to make enough money for a boob job after her rich fiancé dumps her.

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When her wealthy fiancé breaks it off, gold digger Elizabeth Halsey returns to middle school: she's an awful teacher but wants to save for breast-implant surgery. She brightens when Scott, a new teacher, turns out to be rich, and she stops showing films and sleeping in class when told there's a bonus for the teacher whose class scores highest on the state exam. Her competition for Scott and the bonus is cheery and tightly wound Amy. Amy digs for dirt on Elizabeth who cheats her way toward Scott's bed and the money. Honesty with students seems to be her only skill. She ignores Russell, a droll gym teacher, who looks on. Will she succeed with Scott and get those new breasts? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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She doesn't give an "F."

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Rated R for sexual content, nudity, language and some drug use | See all certifications »

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24 June 2011 (USA)  »

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Malas enseñanzas  »

Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$31,603,106 (USA) (24 June 2011)

Gross:

$100,292,856 (USA) (7 October 2011)
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Bradley Cooper was considered for a role. See more »

Goofs

At the beginning of the film, Elizabeth Halsey speeds backwards violently past a school bus and makes a sharp turn leaving visible tire marks on the ground. You can see tire marks on the ground before she creates them and were probably created in previous takes. See more »

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Elizabeth Halsey: Hello titties.
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Crass, crass, crass and without any class.
15 April 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Crass, crass, crass and without any class. The film has no redeeming qualities whatsoever. How can these stars sign on for such garbage? I really don't get it. I was a waste of a good idea. The film could have been funny without being so crass. Anything for attention? Considering that our films are exported to the rest of the world, it's no wonder that extremists want to kill Americans. All Americans do not have the minds of 14-year old mentally handicapped boys. Crass, crass, crass and without any class. The film has no redeeming qualities whatsoever. How can these stars sign on for such garbage? I really don't get it. I was a waste of a good idea.


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