“Dead Poets Society”: Robin Williams Will Stay “O Captain, My Captain” in Our Hearts

“Dead Poets Society”: Robin Williams Will Stay “O Captain, My Captain” in Our Hearts

Although “Dead Poets Society” is set in a boys’ prep school in Vermont in 1959, moviegoers relate to it because it puts them squarely on a familiar ground. Most people remember a teacher like John Keating (Robin Williams) who changes his students’ lives. In every school, there’s a passionate soul like Neil Perry (Robert Sean Leonard), a painfully shy kid like Todd Anderson (Ethan Hawke), and a rebel like Nuwanda (Gale Hansen).

Read More