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Why Shoot the Teacher


Based on the novel by Max Braithwaite, this film follows the trials of young schoolteacher Max Brown ([[Performer~P85967~Bud Cort~budcort]]) as he travels to Saskatchewan to serve as a teacher in a one-room, small-town schoolhouse. Struggling with the hardships presented by the Depression, the local townsfolk prove to be unfriendly, until Max meets up with housewife Alice Field ([[Performer~P21328~Samantha Eggar~samanthaeggar]]). ~ Iotis Erlewine, Rovi