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.

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  1. Tom Schulman

    Author, Screenplay

  2. Peter Weir


Top Billed Cast

  1. Robin Williams

    Robin Williams

    John Keating

  2. Ethan Hawke

    Ethan Hawke

    Todd Anderson

  3. Robert Sean Leonard

    Robert Sean Leonard

    Neil Perry

  4. Gale Hansen

    Gale Hansen

    Charlie Dalton

  5. Josh Charles

    Josh Charles

    Knox Overstreet

  6. Dylan Kussman

    Dylan Kussman

    Richard Cameron

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 9m

Budget $16,400,000.00

Revenue $235,860,116.00

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Release Information

  • June 9, 1989
    PG, Theatrical



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