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The History Boys

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The History Boys

Release Date: October 02, 2006

Year    :   2006
Slogan    :   «History. It's just one bloody thing after another.»
Genres    :   Comedy, Drama
Production Companies    :   DNA Films, BBC Film, UK Film Council
Director    :   Nicholas Hytner
Producers    :   David M. Thompson, Andrew Macdonald, Allon Reich, Kevin Loader, Nicholas Hytner, Pádraig Cusack, Damian Jones, Miles Ketley, Charles Moore, Julia Stannard, Toby Whale
Writers    :   Alan Bennett, Alan Bennett
RunTime    :   109 mins.
Budget    :   4000000
Revenue    :   13401952

The story of an unruly class of bright, funny history students at a Yorkshire grammar school in pursuit of an undergraduate place at Oxford or Cambridge. Bounced between their maverick English master, a young and shrewd teacher hired to up their test scores, a grossly out-numbered history teacher, and a headmaster obsessed with results, the boys attempt to pass.

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