It's Great to Be Young! (1956)

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Musical comedy set in a co-eduational school. Mr Dingle, a spirited, popular, piano-playing teacher of music and history, comes to grief with the strict new headmaster, Mr Frome, who wants the school orchestra's activities to cease. When Mr Dingle's situation becomes jeapordised, the school pupils rebel against his dismissal in a bid to see him reinstated.

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