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The Class Of Miss MacMichael (1978)
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The Class Of Miss MacMichael (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A dedicated teacher (Glenda Jackson) tries to reach out to juvenile delinquent students at a London alternative school.
Plot: school, teacher, marijuana, racism, theft, problem child, mentally challenged, director, sex education, school teacher, mental disorder, castration

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, touching and semi serious films with plots about school, teacher, classroom, director, female nudity, husband wife relationship and school teacher mostly in Drama, Comedy and Family genres. Some movies like The Class Of Miss MacMichael: A Day in the Death of Joe Egg (1972), Gokusen The Movie (2009), Spare the Rod (1961), The Mysterious Miss C. (2002), Take a Girl Like You (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Day in the Death of Joe Egg (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A couple uses extremely black comedy to survive taking care of a daughter who is nearly completely brain dead. They take turns doing the daughter's voice and stare into the eyes of death and emotional trauma with a humour that hides their pain.
Style: dark humor
Plot: classroom, school teacher, father daughter relationship, prankster, paralysis, flashback, school, false confession, pregnant woman, mother daughter relationship, teacher, train ...
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95%
Gokusen The Movie (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A passionate teacher, Kumiko Yamaguchi, a.k.a. Yankumi, is now overseeing the new students of Class 3D of Akado High School, who still have not opened up to her and are giving her a hard time. Current and former Class 3D students collide in this ...
Plot: brat, teacher, yakuza, school, teacher student relationship, school teacher, student
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.6
 202
Spare the Rod (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It is London in the year 1960 and John Saunders enthusiastically begins his new teaching career at a tough slum-area school. His class are bored pupils in their last term before leaving. Will he handle the grave problems that lie ahead?
Plot: school, school teacher, cigarette smoking, neglected child, slut, inspiration, black eye, riot, suspenders, brawl, drinking, hooliganism ...
Place: london, east end london
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79%
The Mysterious Miss C. (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An eccentric teacher (Marie-Chantal Perron) causes children at her elementary school to change the way they look at themselves.
Plot: strange person, teacher, school, friends, friend
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Take a Girl Like You (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Young Jenny heads to the South of England to start a new career as a school teacher. Even before she has had a chance to settle in she meets Patrick, one of the local "lads". Within a short time she has her hands full when a number of the ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: womanizer, obsession, farce, love triangle, couples, mate swapping, wedding, obsessive quest, romance, love and romance, youth, school ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.7
 72
Sunstruck (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Stanley Evans, a Welsh schoolteacher, decides to emigrate to Australia for a better life but ends up working in a school in the dead-end town of Kookaburra Springs. He forms a school choir and decides to compete in a singing competition in Sydney
Plot: children, australian outback, small town, school, teacher, choir, naivete, disciple, school teacher, love
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Birth of a Nation (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A new teacher at a highly problematic comprehensive school feels that corporal punishment may just be inflaming the problems, and so begins to campaign against it.
Plot: corporal punishment, school, riot, juvenile delinquent, sex education, education, children, bullying, classroom, teacher, profanity
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
A Murder to Go (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Croatia
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The plot takes place in Zagreb and follows the clumsy and clueless geography teacher Kazimir through tumultuous changes in his life. After being fired from school, his wife dumps him for the school principal, leaving him to deal with debts. Kazimir ...
Plot: professor, teacher, sister, telekinesis, brother, funeral, grandmother, love, murder, school
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Gospel According to Vic (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Vic Mathews teaches a remedial class at the Blessed Edith Semple School in Scotland. Some at the school are trying to discover the two more miracles that would promote the late Edith Semple to sainthood; Mathews, a non-believer, wishes the school ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: school, miraculous event, religions or cults, power relations, life is a bitch, hopes, society, youth, terminal illness, religious persecution, suppression, saint ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: scotland, england, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Lifeguard (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marie, the charming daughter of Italian immigrants, has a dream : to become rich. In Roubaix, where she lives, she meets and marries small-time crooner Marcel Potier. Together they leave for the South of France where they live happily but poorly. ...
Plot: greed, death, wealth, teacher, marathon, last wish, man in a wheelchair, woman in a wheelchair
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Teacher from Vigevano (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Primary school teacher Mr. Mombelli, nevertheless satisfied with his life, is driven by his wife to resign and starting a new activity. He invest all his goodwill setting up a footwear little factory. But after some time, unexpectedly, a financial ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: classroom, nightmare, unfaithful wife, loss of wife, dream, humiliation, extramarital affair, surrealism, school, entrepreneur, taxes, shoes ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
I'll Never Forget What's'isname (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Advertising golden boy Andrew Quint is fed up with his fabulously successful life. In very dramatic fashion, he quits his job to return to writing for a small literary magazine. He wants to leave his former life behind, going as far as saying ...
Plot: advertising, career, mistress, satire, dream, class reunion, business, axe, high school reunion, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Bustin' Loose (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After ex-con Joe Braxton violates his probation he is given a second chance, all he has to do is drive a group of special kids across the country. What could possibly go wrong?
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: bus, friendship, teacher, school, on the road, fish out of water, cons and scams, youth, starting over, mentally unstable, misfit, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Negatives (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A couple's bizarre romantic relationship is disrupted by the intrusion of a third person.
Plot: eyeglasses, female stockinged foot, female stockinged legs, playing footsie
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Flower in the Pocket (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Malaysia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two boys, Li Ahh and Li Ohm, grow up motherless. Their father, Sui, is a workaholic who shuts himself out of the world. The boys' quest to reach out to their father leads them to adopt a puppy. But when the animal is sent away for being a ...
Plot: little boy, bully, mannequin, father son relationship, x ray, doctor, drawing, school, punishment, children, lost child, brother brother relationship ...
Place: malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Richard Herring: The Headmaster's Son (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In The Headmaster's Son, a nostalgic and faintly disturbing juvenile romp through the 1980s, Richard Herring considers what could possibly be worse than being a podgy, swotty, virginal schoolboy. What if your dad's the headmaster too?
Style: live comedy
Plot: school, stand up, comedian, director, nostalgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Sweet Dreams (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Michele Apicella is a young film and theater director, who lives his troubles as an artist. In Italy reach the Eighties, and Michele, who was contestant in the Sixties, now finds himself in a new era full of crisis of values and ignorance. So ...
Plot: dancing, teacher, school, director, surrealism, duel, filmmaker, dream, cinema, chess, monster, song ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 234
Replacing Dad (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Linda and George live in a small town. He is the school principal. They are about to celebrate their 16th anniversary. She catches him with her daughter's young teacher, and has to deal with the kids, the town and her love to him.
Plot: female director, child, family relations, divorce, school, affair, mother, father, husband wife relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 984
The Teacher (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Teacher in the most prestigious highschool in the country, François enjoys the life he’s always known, in the intellectual and bourgeois society of Paris. Trapped in a situation where he’s forced to accept a job in a school of a tough ...
Style: sincere, captivating, humorous, touching
Plot: teacher, classroom, literature, school, teacher student relationship, teenage boy, teenage love, school principal, student, teaching the ways of the world, selfie, ministry ...
Place: paris france, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Takumi-kun Series: And the Spring Breeze Whispers (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A 2nd year student is assigned a handsome new roommate at the start of the school year.
Plot: lgbt, gay, psychological trauma, school, attempted rape, all male cast, gay kiss, gay interest, gay relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Grange Hill (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Grange Hill is a British television drama series originally made by the BBC. The show began in 1978 on BBC1 and was one of the longest-running programmes on British television when it ended its run in 2008. It was created by Phil Redmond who is also ...
Plot: school life, teacher, school, schoolboy, school teacher, high school student, friend, teenage boy, director, classmate, high school teacher, high school friends ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
All Neat in Black Stockings (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A small comedy drama about the life and sex adventures of an amorous window cleaner, in the hip and swingin' London of the '60s.
Plot: mini skirt, working class, sex, female nudity, stockings, woman wearing a miniskirt
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Bleak Moments (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Moments from the uncompromisingly bleak existence of a secretary, her retarded sister, aloof and uneasy teacher boyfriend, bizzare neighbour and irritating workmate.
Style: clever, sincere, emotional, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: restaurant, friendship, social differences, human nature, introspection, singleness, couples, optimism, bittersweet, diner, betrayal, romance ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Purely Belter (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Gerry and Sewell are broke. Gerry's still at school and Sewell is unemployed/ They botyh wish for better things in life. Owning two season tickets to their beloved football club is their biggest dream of all. The tickets cost £1000 - ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: teenage life, youth, society, theft, money raising, working class, drug abuse, couples, sport team, family relations, hopes, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Sentimental Education of Eugénie (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The clever and passionate Madame De Saint-Ange has taken into consideration the education of the young and illiterate Eugenie and at the same time wants to seduce Marquis Dolmance, a famous homosexual philosopher. In two days, with the help of her ...
Plot: incestuous relationship, sex education, erotica, simulated blow job, loss of virginity, female full frontal nudity, cunnilingus, watching sex, gay man has sex with a woman, gay sex, male nudity, pubic hair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Why Shoot the Teacher? (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: It's the winter of 1935 and Max Brown is newly arrived in Willowgreen, Saskatchewan - a rural Canadian prairie town - on his first teaching job in a one room schoolhouse. He quickly realizes that this is not his dream situation: the winter is ...
Plot: great depression, teacher, prairie, isolation, canadian, schoolhouse, drawing, marriage, meeting, male in bathtub, train, world war one veteran ...
Time: year 1935
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Boundaries (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Single mom Laura, along with her awkward 14 year-old son Henry is forced to drive Jack, her estranged, care-free pot dealing father across country after he's kicked out of yet another nursing home.
Style: sincere, humorous, light, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: marijuana, road trip, estranged father, grandfather grandson relationship, teenage boy, father daughter relationship, sister sister relationship, single mother, dating, dog, boy, school ...
Place: california, seattle washington, san francisco, los angeles, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
You're Out of Your Mind, Maggie (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A first movie based on Astrid Lindgren's novel "Madicken och Junibackens pims", which is about two sisters and their adventures in 1910s Sweden.
Plot: teenage crush, family history, family, rabbit, newspaper editor, bully, dare, strong female lead, teacher, school, laughter, director ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Alfie Darling (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Alfie Darling is a 1975 British comedy drama film directed by Ken Hughes. It is the sequel to the 1966 film Alfie. This time Alan Price takes over Michael Caine's role of Alfie. It based on the novel of the same name by Bill Naughton (who wrote ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: truck driver, woman in bra and panties, ferry, sex, erotica, female nudity, frenchwoman, seducer, love interest, womanizer, male in shower, englishman abroad ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Triple Echo (1972)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A WW2 deserter holes up on a farm with disastrous results. Overlooked gem with Glenda Jackson in one of her best roles and Oliver Reed playing a part he was made for.
Style: touching, sentimental, offbeat, humorous, emotional ...
Plot: soldier, world war two, farm, cross dressing, deserter, love and romance, war, military, romance, transvestism, on the run, bittersweet ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%