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Dead Poets Society / Touchstone Pictures presents in association with Silver Screen Partners IV ; a Steven Haft production in association with Witt-Thomas Productions ; a Peter Weir film ; written by Tom Schulman ; produced by Steven Haft, Paul Junger Witt, Tony Thomas ; directed by Peter Weir.

Format Video (DVD)
Publication InfoBurbank, Calif. : Touchstone Home Video : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [1998]
Description1 videodisc (approximately 129 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Subject(s)
Other author/creatorWeir, Peter, 1944-
Other author/creatorHaft, Steven.
Other author/creatorWitt, Paul Junger, 1943-2018
Other author/creatorThomas, Tony, 1947 December 7-
Other author/creatorSchulman, Tom.
Other author/creatorWilliams, Robin, 1951-2014.
Other author/creatorLeonard, Robert Sean, 1969-
Other author/creatorHawke, Ethan, 1970-
Other author/creatorJarre, Maurice.
Other author/creatorSilver Screen Partners IV.
Other author/creatorWitt-Thomas Productions.
Other author/creatorTouchstone Pictures.
Other author/creatorTouchstone Home Video (Firm)
Other author/creatorBuena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Uniform titleDead Poets Society (Motion picture)
Abstract Robin Williams portrays English professor John Keating, who, in an age of crew cuts, sport coats and cheerless conformity, inspires his students to live life to the fullest, exclaiming "Carpe Diem, lads! Seize the day. Make your lives extraordinary!" The charismatic teacher's emotionally charged challenge is met by his students with irrepressible enthusiasm--changing their lives forever.
General noteOriginally released as a motion picture in 1989.
CreditsDirector of photography, John Seale ; music by Maurice Jarre ; editor, William Anderson.
Cast Robin Williams, Robert Sean Leonard, Ethan Hawke, Josh Charles, Gale Hansen, Dylan Kussman.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
Technical detailsDVD.
LanguageEnglish or French language soundtracks (Dolby surround) ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Awards noteAcademy Award, 1990: Best writing, screenplay written directly for the screen.
Genre/formComing-of-age films.
Genre/formFiction films.
Genre/formFeature films.
Genre/formVideo recordings for the hearing impaired.
ISBN1558908870
ISBN9781558908871
UPC 717951000682
Publisher number15092 Touchstone Home Video

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