Tag: teacher-student-relationship

Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken (1991) 7.3

Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken (1991)

Thrilled by a performance she sees at a fair, Sonora (Gabrielle Anwar) tries to land a spot as a daredevil who rides horses off of high dives. With the help of Al Carver (Michael Schoeffling), whose father runs the show,...

The Miracle Worker (1979) (TV) 7.4

The Miracle Worker (1979) (TV)

Young Helen Keller, blind, deaf, and mute since infancy, is in danger of being sent to an institution. Her inability to communicate has left her frustrated and violent. In desperation, her parents seek help from the Perk...

July Rhapsody (2002) 7.2

July Rhapsody (2002)

Yiu-Kwok is a high school teacher, having a perfect family. Good times don't last long, when a student, Choy-Nam, falls in love with him. For dealing with a relationship with Mr. Seng, a beloved teacher of the couple, hi...

Sanshiro Sugata (1943) 6.8

Sanshiro Sugata (1943)

Sanshiro, a strong stubborn youth, comes to the city to apprentice at a jujitsu school. His first night, he sees Yano in action, a master of judo, a more spiritual art, and he begs to be Yano's student. As the youth lear...

Mona Lisa Smile (2003) 6.5

Mona Lisa Smile (2003)

Katherine Ann Watson has accepted a position teaching art history at the prestigious Wellesley College. Watson is a very modern woman, particularly for the 1950s, and has a passion not only for art but for her students. ...

Paris (2008) 6.8

Paris (2008)

Pierre, a professional dancer, suffers from a serious heart disease. While he is waiting for a transplant which may (or may not) save his life, he has nothing better to do than look at the people around him, from the bal...

You Are Not Alone (1978) 7.1

You Are Not Alone (1978)

A student strike at a Danish boys school is the backdrop of YOU ARE NOT ALONE. The leisurely paced tale explores the relationship between 14 year-old Bo and Kim,11, the younger son of the stern boarding school headmaster...

Cancel Christmas (2010) (TV) 5.6

Cancel Christmas (2010) (TV)

Santa Claus discovers children have become too greedy and must prove otherwise before his favorite holiday is canceled. Santa's mission is to teach two incorrigible children the importance of charity.::Anonymous...

To Be and to Have (2002) 7.8

To Be and to Have (2002)

How do we learn to live with others and their wishes? Director Nicolas Philibert poses this question in a village schoolhouse in Auvergne, where Georges Lopez teaches 13 children, ages ranging from about four to 12. Agai...

Fixing Pete (2011) (TV) 5.9

Fixing Pete (2011) (TV)

Award-winning sports columnist Pete is quite pleased with his slightly sleazy frat boy image and frolicking life style. Alas, the owner forces him to allow ambitious TV fashionista Ashley, who is used to perfectly-groome...

The Wrong Student (2017) (TV) 5.5

The Wrong Student (2017) (TV)

Kelly Halligan has moved with her 17-year-old niece from New York to California to start her new business venture. When her niece tries out for the soccer team, the two meet the athletic and handsome new coach, Dominic. ...

Gokusen: The Movie (2009) 6.1

Gokusen: The Movie (2009)

A young teacher is given the toughest classroom in the school. Based on the TV series.::Anonymous...

Sister Mary Explains It All (2001) (TV) 6

Sister Mary Explains It All (2001) (TV)

A bigoted, fanatical nun comes face to face with the lives she ruined through her teachings when a quartet of her traumatized former students return to perform at her Christmas Eve church lecture.::JoJo & Sithigh...

Mrs. Hyde (2017) 5.2

Mrs. Hyde (2017)

Mrs. Géquil is a teacher despised by her colleagues and students. On a stormy night, she is struck by lightning and faints. When she wakes up, she immediately feels reinvigorated and becomes a better and more engaging te...

Wayside School (2005) (TV) 6.5

Wayside School (2005) (TV)

Based on the bestselling books by Louis Sachar, Wayside School is the comically absurd tale of a quirky grammar school that was accidentally built 30-stories high.::Anonymous...

School for Love (1955) 5.1

School for Love (1955)

At the Conservatory of Vienna the student only have eyes for their beautiful singing teacher, tenor Eric Walter.::Ulf Kjell Gür...

Tiger, Blood in the Mouth (2016) 5.6

Tiger, Blood in the Mouth (2016)

Ramón Alvia is a professional boxer who, although he has won several international championships, is old and is at the end of his career. He resists. In the gym, Ramon discovers among the young boxers Deborah, a beautifu...

School’s Out (2018) 6.5

School’s Out (2018)

A replacement teacher arrives in a class of elite students after their professor jumps out of the window. He soon notices the strangely violent behavior of this united group of six. Unusually smart and precocious, the te...

Billy Madison (1995) 6.4

Billy Madison (1995)

Billy Madison is a 27 year-old man whose father Brian is the head of a major hotel chain. Even though he is groomed to replace his father who is about to retire, Billy is extremely immature and unmotivated in life. When ...

Little Nicholas (2009) 7.1

Little Nicholas (2009)

Nicolas has a happy existence, parents who love him, a great group of friends with whom he has great fun, and all he wants is that nothing changes. However, one day, he overhears a conversation that leads him to believe ...

Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939) 7.9

Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939)

An old classics teacher looks back over his long career, remembering pupils and colleagues, and above all the idyllic courtship and marriage that transformed his life....

The Longest Ride (2015) 7.1

The Longest Ride (2015)

Based on the bestselling novel by master storyteller Nicholas Sparks, THE LONGEST RIDE centers on the star-crossed love affair between Luke, a former champion bull rider looking to make a comeback, and Sophia, a college ...

Madame Sousatzka (1988) 6.7

Madame Sousatzka (1988)

Bengali Sushila Sen and her son, Manek, relocate from India to London after Sushila's relationship with her husband fails. Sushila struggles with everyday living. A child piano prodigy, Manek's schoolteacher refers him t...

Help, I Shrunk My Teacher (2015) 5.1

Help, I Shrunk My Teacher (2015)

The 11-year-old Felix has shrunk the hated school principal, Dr. Schmitt-Goessenwein, to a height of six inches. Together with his friend Ella, Felix has to get her back to her normal size, while his rival, Mario, tries ...

Night Visitor (1989) 4.6

Night Visitor (1989)

A student known for telling stories witnesses a murder, the latest in a series of satanic killings of hookers.::Anonymous...

Save the Last Dance 2 (2006) (V) 5.3

Save the Last Dance 2 (2006) (V)

Sara joins Julliard in New York to fulfill her and her mother's dream of becoming the Prima ballerina of the school. She befriends her roommates, Zoe and Miles, who teach hip-hop classes. She has ballet classes with the ...

Shaolin Temple (1982) 7

Shaolin Temple (1982)

The Tang emperor is betrayed by one of his generals, who installs himself as emperor in the East Capital. The son of one of his slave workers escapes to the Shaolin Temple, learns kung fu, and sets out to kill the traito...

Topaze (1933) 6.8

Topaze (1933)

An honest and naive schoolteacher gets a lesson in how the world works outside the classroom, when a rich Baron and his mistress use the teacher's name and outstanding reputation in a crooked business scheme....

Memories of Matsuko (2006) 7.9

Memories of Matsuko (2006)

Shou's father Norio finds his son in a rather meaningless existence in Tokyo dominated by alcohol and porn videos. Having left home two years earlier to pursue life as a musician, Shou has left his band and his girlfrien...

School Life (2019) 6.4

School Life (2019)

The daily life of a school located in Saint Denis....

On a Magical Night (2019) 6.2

On a Magical Night (2019)

After 20 years of marriage, Maria decides to leave. She moves to the room 212 of the hotel opposite her marital home. From there, Maria can scrutinize her apartment, her husband, her wedding. She wonders if she has made ...

The Chocolate War-1988 6.7

The Chocolate War-1988

A surreal portrait of a Catholic Private School and its hierarchy. A new student must submit to the bizarre rituals of his peers and the expectations of the school's administration by selling chocolates....

Narratage-2017 5.5

Narratage-2017

Izumi is a sophomore university student when she hears from her former high school teacher and mentor Takashi. They were both involved in the school drama club. She liked him. He liked her. Takashi asks Izumi to return t...

After Class-2019 5.5

After Class-2019

An NYC professor spends a week re-connecting with his family while defending his reputation over controversial behavior at his college.::AMBI Group...

Zero for Conduct-1933 7.3

Zero for Conduct-1933

Bruel, Caussat and Colin are three students at a boarding school. There is a continual battle between the school's authority figures and students. The teachers and monitors are always giving the three in particular "zero...

Raise Your Voice-2004 5.9

Raise Your Voice-2004

This film is about a teenage girl who is very upset about her brother's death in a car crash. Terri has a love of singing and making up her own songs. Her brother (before his death) secretly submits a DVD of her singing ...

The Rainbow-1989 6.2

The Rainbow-1989

Ken Russell's loose adaptation of the last part of D.H. Lawrence's "The Rainbow" sees impulsive young Ursula coming of age in pastoral England around the time of the Boer War. At school, she is introduced to lovemaking b...

Teacher of the Year-2014 5.4

Teacher of the Year-2014

Surrounded by the eccentric faculty of Truman High School, Mitch Carter wins the California Teacher of the Year award and immediately receives a tempting offer that may force him to leave his job.::Lower Merion Films...

Reversal of Fortune-1990 7.2

Reversal of Fortune-1990

Alan Dershowitz a brilliant professor of law is hired by wealthy socialite Claus von Bulow to attempt to overturn his two convictions for attempted murder of his extremely wealthy wife. Based on a true story the film con...

Loving Annabelle-2006 6.3

Loving Annabelle-2006

Annabelle is the wise-beyond-her-years newcomer to an exclusive Catholic girls school. Having been expelled from her first two schools she's bound to stir some trouble. Sparks fly between her and her teacher, Simone Brad...