English movies about teachers

List of the best English movies about teachers selected by visitors to our site: Disobedience, Bad Luck Banging or Loony Porn, To Sir, with Love, Notes on a Scandal, West Is West, The Awakening, Mum, Johnny English Strikes Again, The Bad Education Movie, Hunky Dory.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

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Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, USA
Duration02:30
CharactersLesbians, Teachers, Strong women, Jews, Fathers
PlotLove, Death, Funeral
PlaceEngland, Metro, Cemetery, London
StyleSoulful, By books, Explicit scenes

A woman learns about the death of her Orthodox Jewish father, a rabbi. She returns home and has romantic feelings rekindled for her best childhood friend, who is now married to her cousin.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryRomania, Luxembourg, Czech Republic, Croatia, Luxembourg, United Kingdom
CharactersTeachers
StyleWomens in main roles

Emi, a school teacher, finds her career and reputation under threat after a personal sex tape is leaked on the Internet. Forced to meet the parents demanding her dismissal, Emi refuses to surrender to their pressure. Radu Jude (Aferim!) delivers an incendiary mix of unconventional form, irreverent humor and scathing commentary on hypocrisy and prejudice in our societies.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genredrama
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration01:45
CharactersTeens, Teachers
PlotUprising
PlaceSchool, London
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Touching, Serious

Idealistic engineer-trainee and his experiences in teaching a group of rambunctious white high school students from the slums of London's East End.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:32
CharactersLesbians, Teachers, Students
PlotObsession, Friendship, Loneliness, Jealousy, Love with age difference
PlaceLondon
StylePsychological problems

A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" also go well beyond platonic friendship.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:43
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Pupils
PlotFriendship
PlaceSchool, England
StyleTo cry, Touching

Comedy sequel to "East Is East". Manchester, North of England, 1975. The now much diminished, but still claustrophobic and dysfunctional, Khan family continues to struggle for survival. Sajid, the youngest Khan, the runt of the litter, is deep in pubescent crisis under heavy assault both from his father's tyrannical insistence on Pakistani tradition, and from the fierce bullies in the schoolyard. So, in a last, desperate attempt to 'sort him out', his father decides to pack him off to Mrs Khan No 1 and family in the Punjab, the wife and daughters he had abandoned 35 years earlier. It is not long before Ella Khan (Mrs Khan No2) with a small entourage from Salford, England, swiftly follows to sort out the mess, past and present.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:47
CharactersTeachers, Psychics, Writers
PlotInvestigation, Supernatural, Pursuit, Life after death, Ghosts
PlaceEngland, Estate, Boarding school
StylePsychological problems, Atmospheric, Gothic, Serious, Disturbing

1921 England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of World War I. Hoax exposer Florence Cathcart (Hall) visits a boarding school to explain sightings of a child ghost.

Markimdb: 8.2
Genrecomedy
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:30
CharactersTeachers, Family, Widows
PlotLove, Relationship, Death, Mystery
PlacePrison, School, England
StylePsychological problems, Action, Light, Soulful, Fascinating

A comedy about a mother at a milestone in her life. We follow her and her family through a year of new beginnings as she rebuilds her life following the death of her husband. Mum is joined by her supportive life-long friend Michael. Through a year of new beginnings she rebuilds her life surrounded by her family: son Jason and his girlfriend Kelly; her brother Derek and his new partner, Pauline; and her in-laws.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genreaction, comedy, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, USA, China
Duration02:35
CharactersHackers, Spy, Teachers, Special agents, Cyclists
PlotVirtual Reality, Pursuit, Chase
PlaceEngland, France, Lighthouse, Castle, Yachts
StyleExciting, For a group of friends, For relax

Disaster strikes when a criminal mastermind reveals the identities of all active undercover agents in Britain. The secret service can now rely on only one man - Johnny English. Currently teaching at a minor prep school, Johnny springs back into action to find the mysterious hacker. For this mission to succeed, he’ll need all of his skills - what few he has - as the man with yesterday’s analogue methods faces off against tomorrow’s digital technology.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration02:05
CharactersTeachers
PlotRevolution
PlaceEngland

Mr Wickers and his class go on one final school trip after they finish their GCSEs.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, drama, music
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:50
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Students, Pupils
PlaceSchool, England
TimeSummer
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Fascinating, Touching

Musical film about the trials and tribulations of an idealistic drama teacher as she tries to put on the end of year show.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genrefantasy, adventure, family
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:26
CharactersWitch, Teachers, Harry Potter, Giants, Family
PlotAdventure, Travel, Magic, Superpowers, Fighting Evil
PlaceSchool, England, Boarding school
StyleExciting, Disturbing

Harry, Ron and Hermione walk away from their last year at Hogwarts to find and destroy the remaining Horcruxes, putting an end to Voldemort's bid for immortality. But with Harry's beloved Dumbledore dead and Voldemort's unscrupulous Death Eaters on the loose, the world is more dangerous than ever.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genredrama, music
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:42
CharactersTeens, Teachers, DJs, Friends
PlotOn real events, Dancing, Music, Obsession, Friendship
PlaceSchool, England, Night Clubs
StyleTo cry, Soulful

Set in 1974, an authentic and uplifting tale of two friends whose horizons are opened up by the discovery of black American soul music.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:27
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Childrens, Pupils
PlotFriendship, First love, Mental disorders, Betrayal, Cheating
PlaceSchool, England, London
StylePsychological problems, By books, Gloomy, Touching, Serious

Three suburban English families' lives intertwine with tragic consequences.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrefantasy, adventure, family
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:25
CharactersWitch, Monsters, Dragons, Terrorists, Teachers
PlotLove, Adventure, Magic, Prison Break, Friendship
PlacePrison, Jungle, Ships, Fantastic worlds, Mountains
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Steampunk, Atmospheric, Depressive

Gellert Grindelwald has escaped imprisonment and has begun gathering followers to his cause—elevating wizards above all non-magical beings. The only one capable of putting a stop to him is the wizard he once called his closest friend, Albus Dumbledore. However, Dumbledore will need to seek help from the wizard who had thwarted Grindelwald once before, his former student Newt Scamander, who agrees to help, unaware of the dangers that lie ahead. Lines are drawn as love and loyalty are tested, even among the truest friends and family, in an increasingly divided wizarding world.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:43
CharactersTeachers, Pupils, Friends, Parents
PlotDancing, Friendship, First love, Uprising
PlaceSchool, England, Beach, Railway
StyleSoulful, Atmospheric

Two youngsters declare to their parents that they want to get married. Not sometime in the future but as soon as possible.

Markimdb: 4.8
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Canada, USA, Sweden
Duration01:34
CharactersTeachers, Demons, Angels, Military
PlotDeath, Supernatural, Dolls, Pursuit, Ghosts
PlaceEngland, Cemetery, Estate
TimeWorld War II, Dark ones
StyleBy books, Atmospheric, Tense, Gloomy, Gothic

40 years after the first haunting at Eel Marsh House, a group of children evacuated from WWII London arrive, awakening the house's darkest inhabitant.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, France
Duration02:16
CharactersMafia, Spy, Teachers, Twins, Friends
PlotTravel, Revenge, Friendship, Birthday, Tennis
PlaceEngland, USA
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

A young Oxford academic and his attorney girlfriend holiday on Antigua. They bump into a Russian millionaire who owns a peninsula and a diamond watch. He wants a game of tennis. What else he wants propels the lovers on a tortuous journey to the City of London and its unholy alliance with Britain's intelligence establishment, to Paris and the Alps.

Markimdb: 8.2
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountrySpain, United Kingdom
CharactersDogs, Teachers, Santa Claus, Friends, Mice
PlotLove, Fight, Friendship, Snow, Cold
PlaceIslands, Ships, Small cities
TimeNew Year, 19th century
StylePopular, Soulful, Makes me think

When Jesper distinguishes himself as the Postal Academy's worst student, he is sent to Smeerensburg, a small village located on an icy island above the Arctic Circle, where grumpy inhabitants barely exchange words, let alone letters. Jesper is about to give up and abandon his duty as a postman when he meets local teacher Alva and Klaus, a mysterious carpenter who lives alone in a cabin full of handmade toys.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:49
CharactersTeachers, Students, Friends
PlotFriendship
PlaceEngland
StyleSmart, Intellectual

The story of an unruly class of bright, funny history students at a Yorkshire grammar school 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.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersDogs, Gay, Teachers, Students, Lawyers
PlotLove, Friendship, Loneliness, Divorce
StyleRomantic, Touching, Serious

A couple's visit with their son takes a dramatic turn when the father tells him he plans on leaving his mother.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:51
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Autistic, Losers, Child Prodigies
PlotMental disorders
PlaceEngland, Asia
StyleTo cry, Cute, Touching

A socially awkward teenage math prodigy finds new confidence and new friendships when he lands a spot on the British squad at the International Mathematics Olympiad.

Markimdb: 5.5
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Denmark, Sweden
Duration01:30
CharactersTeachers, Thieves
PlotRivalry
PlaceEngland, London
StyleAction, By books, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

Tom and Anna Wright, a young American couple, fall into severe debt while renovating Anna's family home in London. As the couple faces the loss of their dream to have a house and start a family, they discover that the tenant in the apartment below them is dead, and he's left behind a stash of cash—$400,000 worth. Though initially hesitant, Tom and Anna decide that the plan is simple: all they have to do is quietly take the money and use only what's necessary to get them out of debt. But when they start spending the money and can't seem to stop, they find themselves the target of a deadly adversary—the thief who stole it—and that's when very bad things start happening to good people.

Markimdb: 8.2
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, short
CountryUnited Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, USA, Germany, Japan, France
CharactersTeens, Dinosaurs, Teachers, Family, Friends
PlotLife, Friendship, Ghosts, Family life
PlaceSchool
StyleFancy

The life of Gumball Watterson, a 12-year old cat who attends middle school in Elmore. Accompanied by his pet, adoptive brother, and best friend Darwin Watterson, he frequently finds himself involved in various shenanigans around the city, during which he interacts with various family members: Anais, Richard, and Nicole Watterson, and other various citizens.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:36
CharactersTeachers, Students
PlotMotorcycles, Obsession, Chase, Cheating
PlaceSchool, Trains, England
StyleTo cry

An uncompromising British school headmaster finds himself beset by one thing going wrong after another.

Markimdb: 5.3
Genrecomedy, family
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:45
CharactersTeachers, Students
PlotTravel, Rivalry
PlaceSchool, England
TimeNew Year
StyleLight

This sequel to the popular British comedy sees a new teacher (David Tennant) take over. When he enters his school in the National 'Song for Christmas' Competition, he and his pregnant wife, and the schoolchildren, embark on an epic road trip that ends up with a birth and a donkey, where he must embrace his fears and become a hero.

Markimdb: 6
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:53
CharactersDogs, Horses, Teachers, Writers, Friends
PlotRevenge, Friendship, Mystery
PlaceEngland
StyleRomantic, Light, To cry, Soulful, Serious

A lonely young aristocrat in turn-of the century England struggles to meet the approval of his over-bearing, class-conscious father while trying to please the selfish woman he loves.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, USA
CharactersTeachers, Writers
PlotMoney
PlaceParis, France
StyleTo cry

Mathias Gold is a down-on-his-luck New Yorker who inherits a Parisian apartment from his estranged father. But when he arrives in France to sell the vast domicile, he's shocked to discover a live-in tenant who is not prepared to budge. His apartment is a viager—an ancient French real estate system with complex rules pertaining to its resale—and the feisty Englishwoman Mathilde Girard, who has lived in the apartment with her daughter Chloé for many years, can by contract collect monthly payments from Mathias until her death.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration02:03
CharactersTeachers
PlotLove triangle, Fate
PlaceEngland
Time19th century
StyleSoulful, By books, Atmospheric, Gloomy, Depressive

In late 19th-century England, Jude aspires to be an academic, but is hobbled by his blue-collar background. Instead, he works as a stonemason and is trapped in an unloving marriage to a farmer's daughter named Arabella. But when his wife leaves him, Jude sees an opportunity to improve himself. He moves to the city and begins an affair with his married cousin, Sue, courting tragedy every step of the way.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, music
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:34
CharactersLesbians, Teachers, Musicians, Sisters, Girlfriends
PlotLove, Dancing, Music, Obsession, Breakup
PlaceAircraft, Trains, England, Beach, Hospitals
StyleRomantic, Light, To cry, Fascinating, Makes me think

Annie is stuck in a long-term relationship with Duncan – an obsessive fan of obscure rocker Tucker Crowe. When the acoustic demo of Tucker's hit record from 25 years ago surfaces, its discovery leads to a life-changing encounter with the elusive rocker himself.

Markimdb: 8.6
Genrecomedy
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersTeachers, Friends, Archaeologists, Partners
PlotFriendship, Betrayal, Cheating
PlaceForest, England
StyleLight, Fancy

The lives of two eccentric metal detectorists, who spend their days plodding along ploughed tracks and open fields, hoping to disturb the tedium by unearthing the fortune of a lifetime.





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