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Title The history boys [(DVD) videorecording] / Free Range Films ; BBC ; DNA Films ; Royal National Theatre ; UK Film Council ; produced by Nicholas Hytner, Damian Jones, Kevin Loader ; screenplay by Alan Bennett ; directed by Nicholas Hytner.

Publication Info. Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007]
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Description 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby digital stereo. surround.
Language English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note Title from container.
Based on the play written by Alan Bennett.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Special features: Commentary by director Nicholas Hytner and writer Alan Bennett; "History boys around the world: tour diaries" featurette; "Pass it on": 'The history boys' on screen" featurette; theatrical trailers."
Cast Samuel Anderson, James Corden, Stephen Campbell Moore, Richard Griffiths, Frances de la Tour, Andrew Knott, Russell Tovey, Jamie Parker, Dominic Cooper, Samuel Barnett, Sacha Dhawan, Clive Merrison, Penelope Wilton.
Credits Director of photography, Andrew Dunn ; editor, John Wilson ; music, George Fenton ; costume designer, Justine Luxton ; production designer, John Beard.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language and sexual content.
Summary Centers around eight boisterous-yet-talented schoolboys hoping to gain admittance to England's most prestigious universities. They are aided on their quest by two teachers, a shrewd young upstart and an inspiring old eccentric, whose opposing philosophies challenge the boys to confront the true meaning of education and the relative values of happiness and success.
Subject Universities and colleges -- Entrance requirements -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Education, Higher -- England -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
High school students -- England -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
High school teachers -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
High school students -- Conduct of life -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
England -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Hytner, Nicholas.
Jones, Damian, 1964-
Loader, Kevin.
Bennett, Alan.
Anderson, Samuel.
Corden, James.
Moore, Stephen Campbell.
Griffiths, Richard, 1947-2013.
De la Tour, Frances, 1944-
Free Range Films (Firm)
British Broadcasting Corporation.
DNA Films.
Royal National Theatre (Great Britain)
UK Film Council.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 024543425199
Music No. 2242519 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
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