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Educating Rita
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7.2 IMDB rating
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Michael Caine Michael Caine
Dr. Frank Bryant
Malcolm Douglas Malcolm Douglas
Godfrey Quigley Godfrey Quigley
Rita's Father

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Willy Russell Willy Russell


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An average movie

7 years, 5 months ago at Sep 2 11:19
2 votes
I'm a huge Michael Caine fan and since the ratings concerning this flick were pretty good here on Listal and on IMDB, I was definitely eager to check it out. Eventually, even though the whole thing was rather intriguing, I can't say I was really blown away. First of all, there were 2 small things that bothered me. First, the music was terribly annoying and distracting. You know, it was one of thos... read more


7 years, 4 months ago at Oct 4 15:37
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I cant believe this film has been given bad ratings. I take it those who have left these reviews are analysing scenes and editing techniques from a US perspective , rather than putting it into the social and economic context it was meant for!! This wonderful film stars the equally amazing Julie Walters who portrays a working class, British women dealing with patriarchy, working class ideals and va... read more
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Release date: 16 June 1983
UPC: 043396078987
Tags: Comedy (5), Drama (5), Alcoholism (3), British (3), 1983 (2), Teacher (2), Student (2), Class Differences (2), Liverpool (2), Based On A Play (2), SnP (1), Willy Russell (1), Kitchen Sink (1), Sort (1), Pygmalian (1), Spiritual Cinema (1), HQ (1), Higher Education (1), 80's (1), 1980s (1)
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