The Yellow Teddy Bears

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The Yellow Teddybears
Directed by Robert Hartford-Davis
Produced by Michael Klinger,
Tony Tenser
StarringJacqueline Ellis
Iain Gregory
Music byMalcolm Mitchell
Production
companies
Animated Motion Pictures,
Tekli Films
Distributed byCompton Films (UK)
Topaz (US)
Release dates
July 1963 (UK)
July 1964 (US)
Running time
88 minutes
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish

The Yellow Teddy Bears (US: Gutter Girls and The Thrill Seekers) is a 1963 British drama film directed by Robert Hartford-Davis and starring Jacqueline Ellis, Iain Gregory, Raymond Huntley and Georgina Patterson. [1]

Contents

Premise

The pupils at a girls' school deal with adult issues such as teen pregnancy. [2]

Cast

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References

  1. "The Yellow Teddy Bears (1963) | BFI". Ftvdb.bfi.org.uk. Archived from the original on 14 January 2009. Retrieved 27 August 2014.
  2. John Hamilton, Beasts in the Cellar: The Exploitation Film Career of Tony Tenser, Fab Press, 2005 p 26-29