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At an elite, old-fashioned boarding school in New England, a passionate English teacher inspires his students to rebel against convention and seize the potential of every day, courting the disdain of the stern headmaster.

MPAA Rating PG

Status Released

Release Date 1989-06-02

Runtime 128 minutes

Budget $16m

Revenue $0.2b


TMDB 8.3


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Juliet_Castillo shared a tip "Same. 😄 I think you’ll like it."

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Lisamorris shared a tip "Oh captain my captain! Robin Williams is really masterful in this role."

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beadzombie shared a tip "Wonderfully inspiring."

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non_wor shared a tip "This is why I cry."

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caviarmy shared a tip "Required viewing for teenagers."

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meghei shared a tip "Melancholy and tragic but beautiful all the same."

katrina_charlton shared a tip "Different"

christina_paz shared a tip "This movie was a great movie with a great lesson"

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amy_lynn_8375 shared a tip "Inspiring!"

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teampurdue shared a tip "Best movie you may ever watch"

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drake_lloyd shared a tip "Too good. Enjoy life and push those around you to enjoy it in the way they love."

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nancy_smith shared a tip "Robin Williams not in a comedy but still wonderful in the lead."

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nancy_smith shared a tip "And I never thought Robin Williams would be in a movie that made me cry? I miss him so."

kim_hasty shared a tip "Awesome, no matter what I love Robin Williams."

karla_parker shared a tip "Prepare to cry."

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maudanvers shared a tip "Its soo beautiful! Made me cry a lot tho"

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ani_g shared a tip "One of my favorite movies"

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gordon_scobie shared a tip "⚡NUWANDA FOREVER⚡"

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judith_hokky shared a tip "Standing on the desks, of course! ☺️"

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darrin_domoney shared a tip "It has Robin Williams so you know it will be great."

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