Won't You Be My Neighbor? poster


Fred Rogers used puppets and play to explore complex social issues: race, disability, equality and tragedy, helping form the American concept of childhood. He spoke directly to children and they responded enthusiastically. Yet today, his impact is unclear. Have we lived up to Fred's ideal of good ne

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 2018-06-08

Runtime 95 minutes

Revenue $23m


TMDB 8.2


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MovieWise shared a tip "Tissues required."

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shemdani shared a tip "This is a fascinating documentary. I had no idea where Daniel Tiger came from. My kids love that show. Hats off to Fred Rogers 🙌"

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Serena.Messner shared a tip "Listen to one another, be kind, respect each other...he was a gem"

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randy.stewart shared a tip "Makes me wish there were more people like him"

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cole_whitworth shared a tip "Beautiful documentary about a loving, kind human being. Enjoyed learning about his life and story. Well done."

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ai shared a tip "Watch if you need a good sob"

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jlee shared a tip "The same message of Mr. Rogers continuously touches today’s adults as it did for kids in old days."

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jlee shared a tip "Also the movie is very special to me as its background (WQED) is literally located in where I live."

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lisa_3456 shared a tip "Better appreciation of a childhood iconic, such a kind man."

laura_parker_4215 shared a tip "My favourite movie is actually, "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy""

melissa_lewis_2559 shared a tip "I grew up in Pittsburgh. Fred Rogers is an icon."

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noah_castillero shared a tip "I cried the whole way through this documentary"

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tom_haskins shared a tip "Great documentary!"

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nancy_schmitz_2062 shared a tip "Amazing. Watch it over and over."

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emily_holmberg_86 shared a tip "Brought me back to my childhood very heartwarming."

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joshua_cormier_4763 shared a tip "Moving, inspirational."

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melissa_potter_brai shared a tip "Grew up watching Mr Rogers as a child. What a great role model he was. The world lost a good soul"

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mila_ebrahim shared a tip "Tears."

jenn_adcock shared a tip "Makes everyone want to be a better person"

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