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Dead Poets Society

Author: Peter WeirTom SchulmanRobin WilliamsRobert Sean LeonardEthan HawkeAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Touchstone Home Video : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Video, [1990?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Coming-of-age films
Fiction films
Feature films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Weir; Tom Schulman; Robin Williams; Robert Sean Leonard; Ethan Hawke; Josh Charles; Touchstone Pictures.; Silver Screen Partners IV.; Touchstone Home Video (Firm); Buena Vista Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1558909478 9781558909472
OCLC Number: 21280811
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Videocassette release of the 1989 motion picture.
Rated PG.
Credits: Director of photography, John Seale ; editor, William Anderson ; music, Maurice Jarre.
Cast: Robin Williams, Robert Sean Leonard, Ethan Hawke, Josh Charles.
Awards: Academy Award, 1990: Best writing, screenplay written directly for the screen.
Description: 1 videocassette (128 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS; digitally mastered hi-fi stereo. surround.
Other Titles: Dead Poets Society (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Touchstone Pictures presents in association with Silver Screen Partners IV ; written by Tom Schulman ; produced by Steven Haft, Paul Junger Witt, Tony Thomas ; directed by Peter Weir.

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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.

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