Movies like The Class Of Miss MacMichael

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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, troubled teen, mental disorder, marijuana, racism, theft, problem child, director, school teacher, mentally challenged, sex education, castration

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, captivating and realistic films with plots about school, teacher, school teacher, classroom, teacher student relationship, student and director mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Class Of Miss MacMichael: The Mysterious Miss C. (2002), Gokusen: The Movie (2009), Spare the Rod (1961), Birth of a Nation (1983), A Day in the Death of Joe Egg (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: school, strange person, teacher, friends, friend
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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 ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, funny, captivating
Plot: teacher, school, spoiled brat, school teacher, teacher student relationship, teachers and students, troubled teen, troubled youth, high school life, coping, youth, female teacher ...
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89%
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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, hooliganism, teacher, director, letter, inspiration, smoking, brawl, slum, teenager, school class ...
Place: london, east end london
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78%
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: school, corporal punishment, juvenile delinquent, riot, sex education, teacher, bullying, children, education, profanity, classroom
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75%
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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.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, school, flashback, prank, teacher, father daughter relationship, christmas, husband wife relationship, police officer, entrapment, shopping mall, breaking the fourth wall ...
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71%
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Grange Hill (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, teacher, high school life, schoolboy, school teacher, teenager, teenage boy, teenage girl, friend, student, director, social issues ...
Place: london
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68%
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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, school, literature, teacher student relationship, teenage boy, teenage love, school principal, teaching the ways of the world, school expulsion, legal, ministry, cat ...
Place: paris france, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: teacher, professor, grandmother, murder, school, love, funeral, brother, telekinesis, sister
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The Professor (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Mexico
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mario Moreno portrays a professor in this movie. A small town in the middle of no where requests the school Mario Moreno is working in for a teacher. He ends up going to give the town a hand. When he arrives he comes to know the corrupt leaders who ...
Plot: teacher, school, countryside, student, drunken man, henchman, priest, mayor, governor, bartender, small town, comedy of errors ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, terminal illness, society, life is a bitch, hopes, youth, religions or cults, power relations, teacher, fall in love, tumor ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: scotland, england, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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: disciple, naivete, school teacher, small town, children, australian outback, choir, school, love, teacher
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Evergreen Tree (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Yeong-shin (played by the Choi Eun-hee–Shin Sang-ok’s wife) and Dong-hyeok (Shin Yeong-gyun) graduate from college with a cause. They plan to bring education and modernization to farmers living in the rural area of their birth. When they arrive, ...
Plot: school, poverty, teacher, suffering, countryside, education, illiteracy, children, village, school teacher, death of loved one, money problems ...
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.0
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Spona (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Family, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in Polish high school in the year 1969, a story about a group of first year students who are trying to get through the year by finding a way around an eccentric history teacher.
Plot: teacher, high school, school, disciple, performance, fight, lesson, laziness, first love, coming of age, director, school teacher
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: humiliation, father son relationship, school, teacher, cheating wife, retiring, entrepreneurship, taxes, entrepreneur, surrealism, nightmare, loss of wife ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy
⇓ 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, road movie ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: bus, friendship, teacher, school, on the road, starting over, misfit, mentally unstable, youth, friends, disorder, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Gokusen (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Newly graduate Yamaguchi Kumiko an idealistic teacher who entered Shirokin High to be a math teacher. Having high hopes for her students, her world turned up side down when she finds out that she'll be teaching the class 3-D the hardest class ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: bully, yakuza, school teacher, school, teacher student relationship, teacher, teachers and students, high school teacher, troubled teen, hardcase students, gain trust, mischievous children ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, comedian, nostalgia, director, stand up
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: boy, brother brother relationship, school, teacher, doctor, father son relationship, missing child, director, newlywed, mannequin, drawing, chinese ...
Place: malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Good Morning Children (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 175 min.
TV show
Story: The intermediate school in the small community of Kroka is preparing for the annual Lucia, Queen of Light, celebration. Each year, the prettiest girl in the school is chosen to play Lucia, but this year they decide to break the tradition and instead ...
Plot: school, small town, school teacher, parents, disciple, teacher, infidelity, director, unrequited love, unhappy marriage, parent child relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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 ...
Style: semi autobiographical
Plot: filmmaking, werewolf, school, teacher, dancing, alternate reality, housewife, psychology, screenwriter, critic, monster, cinema ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, humorous, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: farce, obsession, womanizer, couples, mate swapping, school, love triangle, looking for sex, vengeance, suburbs, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
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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, wealth, death, teacher, marathon, man in a wheelchair, woman in a wheelchair, last wish
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
To Miss with Love (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a new teacher (Sharla Cheung) arrives, she finds herself caught up in the affairs of the students from her class. Jimmy Lin is harbouring an unrequited crush on childhood friend Athena Chu. However, he is too shy to reveal his feeling to her ...
Plot: unrequited love, school principal, coming of age, dedicated teacher, basketball, female teacher, birthday, teacher student relationship, new teacher, teacher, school, prank ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Hives (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Croatia, Czech Republic, UK, Israel, Germany
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Thursday morning, Jerusalem. Nira goes to work. Ahmad in London does the same, Ralf in Cologne and a priest in Prague too. Matija, Croat, goes to work as well. Ok, he doesn't, but he acts as if he does. Ahmad is taking his routine red bus ...
Plot: sleeping, school teacher, job, disciple, teacher, school, priest, bus, loneliness, traffic jam, rap, bee ...
Place: london, jerusalem, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Next to Me (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Serbia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Olja is a high school history teacher, married to a painter whose latest exhibition provoked violent reactions from Serbian nationalists. One night, a group of masked hooligans attacks her. They film the attack and upload the clip to YouTube. The ...
Style: captivating, psychological, suspense, disturbing
Plot: high school teacher, teacher student relationship, high school student, attack, teacher, social problems, introspection, classmate classmate relationship, teachers and students, teen angst, locked room, high school life ...
Place: eastern europe
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41%
The Queen’s Classroom (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
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Story: Drama series depicts the conflicts and struggles between a cold-hearted female teacher and her students over a one school year period.
Style: psychological, disturbing, humorous, captivating
Plot: school, middle school, generation gap, instructor, teacher, female teacher, intrigue, high school life, fighting the system, high school teacher, schoolboy, teacher student relationship ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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S.W.A.L.K. (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two youngsters declare to their parents that they want to get married. Not sometime in the future but as soon as possible.
Style: semi serious, stylized, feel good, humorous, atmospheric ...
Plot: school, friendship, first love, amusement park, young love, parents, teacher, family relations, friends, couples, romance, society ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, britain, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
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Tit for Tat (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Professor Herceg struggling with difficulties, it is not easy to determine how students conveyed knowledge, and even harder to avoid the hatred of the disciples, and sympathy for the students. Arrival of television in school, a poll about the new ...
Plot: high school, boss, parents, teacher, student, photographer, school, high school teacher, teenage girl, teenage boy, female nudity, false accusation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: teacher, great depression, prairie, isolation, canadian, staircase, blond boy, father daughter relationship, lie, radio, dancing, husband wife relationship ...
Time: year 1935
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Crooked Tongue (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Listen to my heart, not my tongue. Crooked Tongue highlights the journey of self-discovery of a young adult Hispanic stutterer, his trials and tribulations, his yearning to be able to speak freely, and the characters he meets along the way.
Style: spiritual
Plot: school, teacher, self discovery, disability, accident, alcoholic, native american, latin, spiritual journey, magic realism, nature, footprint ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%