Excerpt: I was channel surfing the other day and caught a bit of “Patch Adams”, a movie which I’d never seen. I didn’t watch the whole thing but I was familiar with the plot. The 80’s saw the rise of a young comic by the name of Robin Willaims and he made his mark (or “Mork”, rather) in television on the...
Conclusion: I no longer feel that Dead Poets Society is overrated. It has been endlessly praised and remains one of the defining films of the inspirational teacher subgenre. If you can enter without those elevating your expectations, you are likely to enjoy this substantive, soulful drama.
Conclusion: 'Dead Poets Society' is a very well made film with a cast of young up-and-coming stars. It looks back, with nostalgia and honesty combined, on a simple time where individualism wasn't expected of these bright young men.
Conclusion: To quote from Whitman, "O me! O life! Of the questions of these recurring; of the endless trains of the faithless... of cities filled with the foolish; what good amid these, O me, O life?" Answer. That you are here. That life exists. That the powerful play goes on, and you may contribute a verse.
Conclusion: Beautifully directed and with an Oscar-winning story, Dead Poets is an often overlooked screen gem. Itís notable also for a baby-faced Ethan Hawke and a premium performance from Robin Williams.
Excerpt: Döda poeters sällskap är en stark film om vänskap, mognad och förebilder. Klassiskt välspelat drama där Robin Williams visar att han är bäst när han gör drama med en försiktig touch av humor. Döda poeters sällska p skildrar en grupp unga killar som går på en internatskola någonstans i norra USA.