Up The Down Staircase

  • 1967
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

Depicting a naive teacher in an integrated school, this film seemingly inspired TV's "Welcome Back, Kotter" and several other movies that used the same backdrop, beginning with THE BLACKBOARD JUNGLE. It was based on an article in the Saturday Review that later became Bel Kaufman's best-selling novel. Dennis is a newly graduated teacher who is bound and...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Tad Mosel
Source (1 Credit)
Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Joseph Coffey
Editor (1 Credit)
Folmar Blangsted
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Fred Karlin
Art Director (1 Credit)
Costumes (1 Credit)
Make Up (1 Credit)
Irving Buchman

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