Dead Poets Society (1989)Year: 1989
Director: Peter Weir
Starring: Robin Williams, Robert Sean Leonard, Ethan Hawke
Extremely shy Todd Anderson has been sent to the school where his older brother was valedictorian popular. His room-mate, Neil, although exceedingly bright and popular, is very arrogant under the thumb of his father. They, along with their other friends, meet Professor Keating, the new English teacher, who tells them of the Dead Poets Society, and encourages them to go against the status quo. Each, in its own way, does this, and are changed for life.