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The history boys

Author: Nicholas HytnerDamian JonesKevin LoaderAlan BennettRichard GriffithsAll authors
Publisher: Moore Park, N.S.W. : Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, South Pacific, 2007.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the mid 1980s in a grey and grim northern grammar school, a select number of very bright boys are desperately trying to pass the Oxbridge entrance exams. The story illustrates the bravado, humour and vulnerability of teenagers as they navigate their way to adulthood.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Hytner; Damian Jones; Kevin Loader; Alan Bennett; Richard Griffiths; Frances De la Tour; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 271306540
Language Note: English commentary and English subtitles for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally released in 2006 by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.
Based on the play by Alan Bennett.
Special features: Commentary by director Nicholas Hytner and writer Alan Bennett ; Pass it on : The History Boys on screen ; History Boys around the world : tour diaries.
Credits: Produced by Nicholas Hytner, Damian Jones, Kevin Loader ; screenplay by Alan Bennett ; directed by Nicholas Hytner.
Cast: Richard Griffiths, Frances de la Tour, Stephen Campbell Moore, Clive Merrison.
Target Audience: Censorship classification: M: Moderate themes and sexual references, moderate coarse language.
Description: 1 videodisc (DVD) (ca. 107 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Region 4, PAL.

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In the mid 1980s in a grey and grim northern grammar school, a select number of very bright boys are desperately trying to pass the Oxbridge entrance exams. The story illustrates the bravado, humour and vulnerability of teenagers as they navigate their way to adulthood.

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