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Starring Nick Nolte, JoBeth Williams, Judd Hirsch, Ralph Macchio, Allen Garfield and Lee Grant, "Teachers" (also known as "Aufsässigen, Die") is a Comedy/Drama film directed by Arthur Hiller, released on October 05 of 1984 in the USA.

They fall asleep in class. Throw ink on each other. Never come in Mondays. And they're just the teachers.

Who directed "Teachers":

Teachers was directed by Arthur Hiller, a Canadian director, producer, and actor.

Before directing Teachers, Arthur Hiller had directed The Lonely Guy, released in 1984, Romantic Comedy (1983), Author! Author! (1982), Making Love (1982), Nightwing (1979), and The In-Laws (1979). Since, he directed Outrageous Fortune, released in 1987, See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989), Taking Care of Business (1990), Married to It (1991), The Babe (1992), and Carpool (1996).

When was "Teachers" released:

Teachers was initally released in the United States on Friday, October 05, 1984. Also released on Friday, October 05, 1984 have been Savage Streets and Eureka (dir. Nicolas Roeg). This was thirty-five (35) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, April 19, 1985 in Germany and on Saturday, November 01, 1986 in Japan.

What is the casting of "Teachers":

At the casting of Teachers we find Nick Nolte, previously seen in Under Fire (1983) and 48 Hrs. (1982); JoBeth Williams (The Big Chill (1983), Endangered Species (1982)); Judd Hirsch (Without a Trace (1983), Ordinary People (1980)) [ more... ]

  • William Schallert and Lee Grant also appeared in In the Heat of the Night, released in 1967.
  • Laura Dern and Crispin Glover also worked together in Wild at Heart, released in 1990.
  • William Schallert and Royal Dano can also be seen in Man in the Shadow, released in 1957.

What is the Storyline of "Teachers":

The film opens with a typical Monday morning at JFK High School, "typical" events including a fight between teachers, a student with a stab wound and talk of an upcoming lawsuit. We meet haggard Vice Principal Rubell (Hirsch) and clueless Principal Horn, as well as stuffy lawyer and former JFK alumna Lisa Hammond (Williams), who is in charge of taking depositions for the Calvin case, in which a recent graduate is suing the school for giving him a diploma despite his illiteracy.

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