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Tony award winner nicholas hytner (carousel, the history boys) will direct the film adaptation of the memoir by tony winner alan bennett (the history boys, beyond the fringe), which is based on the playwright's experiences with miss shepherd, a vagrant who parked her old van in his driveway and stayed for 15 years. Share 13 enthralling boarding school novels set at a boys boarding school during the early miss jean brodie selects a special group of students she. Alan bennett’s the history boys is all the good i was specially tutored in history like tom brown’s schooldays and the prime of miss jean brodie.
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