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In this allegorical story, a revolution led by pupil Mick Travis takes place at an old established private school in England.
The driver of the red car stopped by Mick on the roundabout in Cheltenham was Michael Medwin, the film's producer.
Those who are given most also have most to give.
The Chaplain attributes the Voluntary being played on the Chapel organ to 'Dieterich Buxtehude' when in fact it is the Toccata from Charles Marie Widor's Organ Symphony.
The film's opening prologue states: Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom: and with all thy getting get understanding PROVERBS IV:7
In the UK, the BBFC requested that scenes of male and female frontal nudity be removed from the film in order to pass with an X certificate. The director removed the male frontals however, he negotiated with the BBFC and the female frontal nudity of a woman walking down a hallway was allowed.
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