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Metascore
79

Generally favorable reviews - based on 14 Critics

User Score
8.2

Universal acclaim- based on 161 Ratings

Summary: Robin Williams stars as John Keating, an unconventional teacher at a conservative New England prep school who inspires his students and encourages them with the rallying call "carpe diem" (seize the day).
Runtime: 128 min
Production: Touchstone Pictures
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Nov 10, 1998
Director Credit
Peter Weir Director
Writer Credit
Tom Schulman Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Ethan Hawke Todd Anderson
Robert Sean Leonard Neil Perry
Robin Williams John Keating
Cast Credit
Allelon Ruggiero Steven Meeks
Carla Belver Mrs. Perry
Dylan Kussman Richard Cameron
Gale Hansen Charlie Dalton
George Martin Dr. Hager
James Waterston Gerard Pitts
Joe Aufiery Chemistry Teacher
Josh Charles Knox Overstreet
Kurtwood Smith Mr. Perry
Leon Pownall McAllister
Matt Carey Hopkins
Norman Lloyd Mr. Nolan
Producer Credit
Duncan Henderson Associate Producer
Paul Junger Witt Producer
Steven Haft Producer
Tony Thomas Producer
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