About the film
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A Yank at Oxford
Release Date: February 18, 1938
|Slogan||:||«The Roving Romances Of A Two-Fisted American!»|
|Production Companies||:||Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer British Studios, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer|
|Writers||:||Leon Gordon, Sidney Gilliat, Malcolm Stuart Boylan, George Oppenheimer, Walter Ferris, Michael Hogan|
Lee Sheridan, a young American comes to study at Oxford University, but is instantly disliked by the other students, because of his brash and big-headed attitude. After several scrapes with the college professors, and the wife of the local book seller, he becomes a hero when he joins the rowing club, and coxes the boat crew to beat Cambridge, in the annual boat race.