The History Boys Trailer

The History Boys Trailer (2006)

"History. It's just one bloody thing after another." 02 October 2006 Drama, Comedy, Foreign 109 mins

The story of an unruly class of bright, funny history students in pursuit of an undergraduate place at Oxford or Cambridge. Bounced between their maverick English master, a young and shrewd teacher hired to up their test scores, a grossly out-numbered history teacher, and a headmaster obsessed with results, the boys attempt to pass.

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Samuel Anderson

as Crowther

Frances de la Tour

as Mrs. Lintott

Andrew Knott

as Lockwood

Jamie Parker

as Scripps

Sacha Dhawan

as Akhtar

Clive Merrison

as Headmaster (Ger.: Rektor)

Penelope Wilton

as Mrs. Bibby


Miles Ketley

Miles Ketley Executive Producer

Andrew Macdonald

Andrew Macdonald Executive Producer

Charles Moore

Charles Moore Executive Producer

Allon Reich

Allon Reich Executive Producer

Julia Stannard

Julia Stannard Line Producer

David M. Thompson

David M. Thompson Executive Producer

Andrew Dunn

Andrew Dunn Director of Photography

George Fenton

Original Music Composer

International Titles

历史系男孩 Trailer

International Releases Dates

United Kingdom 13 October 2006

United States 02 October 2006

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