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Comedy Drama Rated: 18+ (R)20061h 49mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: Teacher High School Country: United Kingdom

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.The History Boys featuring Samuel Anderson and Dominic Cooper is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, available for rent or purchase on Prime Video, and 2 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.8 (20,922 votes).

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Nicholas Hytner


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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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Not available to watch free online.

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#15,339 Ranked Movie

#144 Ranked in Teacher Movies

#189 Ranked in High School Movies

#4236 Ranked in Comedy Movies

The History Boys has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.8 (20,922 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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