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Dead Poets Society is an drama movie directed by Peter Weir and starring Robin Williams, Ethan Hawke, Robert Sean Leonard and Gale Hansen and Josh Charles. The movie was written by Tom Schulman. The film has a $16 million budget with a 128-minute running time. Dead Poets Society currently has a 8.1 IMDb rating, based on 346944 and 79 Metascore on Metacritic. The movie is rated PG.

release date for Dead Poets Society

Dead Poets Society release date

When does Dead Poets Society come out in theaters?

The official theatrical release date for Dead Poets Society (1989)is June 9, 1989.


When will Dead Poets Society be released on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital?

Dead Poets Society DVD/Blu-ray release date is N/A. The estimated DVD release date is N/A. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release. DVD and Blu-ray releases typically come out 12-16 weeks after the theatrical premiere.

Digital HD from Amazon Video and iTunes will be available 1-2 weeks before the Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K releases – sometime in N/A. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches. We will update this page with more details as they become available.

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Dead Poets Society budget

How much did Dead Poets Society cost to make?

$16,400,000 budget

The movie cost $16 million to make.

Dead Poets Society movie poster

Dead Poets Society rating

PG Rated

Dead Poets Society is rated PG. Parental guidance is suggested, meaning some material may not be suitable for children. Parents are urged to give “parental guidance.” The movie may contain some material parents might not like for their young children.


Dead Poets Society reviews

8.1 IMDb 79 Metascore

The movie currently has a 8.1 of out 10 IMDb rating and 79 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update review scores.


Dead Poets Society trailer

Dead Poets Society plot summary

What is Dead Poets Society about?

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.


Synopsis from IMDb English teacher John Keating inspires his students to look at poetry with a different perspective of authentic knowledge and feelings.


The running times are based on US timings only and all times are rounded off to the nearest minute. Other countries may have different running lengths. Theatrical releases running times differ due to the counting of frames from the first frame to the last frame of any credits.


Dead Poets Society cast

Who is in Dead Poets Society?

Robin Williams in Dead Poets Society Robin Williams as John Keating
Ethan Hawke in Dead Poets Society Ethan Hawke as Todd Anderson
Robert Sean Leonard in Dead Poets Society Robert Sean Leonard as Neil Perry
Gale Hansen in Dead Poets Society Gale Hansen as Charlie Dalton
Josh Charles in Dead Poets Society Josh Charles as Knox Overstreet

Dead Poets Society box Office

How much did Dead Poets Society make?

$235,860,116 worldwide

The film has made over $236 million worldwide at the box office. This does not include the DVD, Blu-ray and digital sales.


Dead Poets Society details

Theatrical Release Date: June 9, 1989
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: N/A
Film Budget: $16 million
Box Office: $236 million
Length: 128 minutes
Genre: Drama
Language: English

Dead Poets Society facts


How long is Dead Poets Society?

The movie is 128 minutes long (2 hours and 8 minutes).

What year did Dead Poets Society come out?

The movie is out on June 9, 1989. The movie has been out for .


Who is the lead actor in the movie?

Robin Williams plays as John Keating.


Who is the director of Dead Poets Society?

Peter Weir directed the movie.


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