R | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
An unruly class of gifted and charming teenage boys are taught by two eccentric and innovative teachers, as their headmaster pushes for them all to get accepted into Oxford or Cambridge.
Richard Griffiths and Frances de la Tour appeared in the Harry Potter film franchise. While Jamie Parker played Harry Potter on Broadway in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.
You've got crap handwriting, sir!
Tom Irwin: It's your eyesight that's bad, and we know what that's caused by.
Timms: Sir! Is that a coded reference to the mythical dangers of self-abuse?
Tom Irwin: Possibly. It might even be a joke.
Dakin: A joke, sir. Oh. Are jokes going to be a feature...
Lockwood was killed in action with the York and Lancaster Regiment. They were disbanded in 1968.
At the beginning of the film, the title - "The History Boys" - is taken letter by letter from random parts of an essay on the dissolution of the monasteries, a common history topic, which the History Boys themselves write later on in the film.
$100,803 26 November 2006