DEAD POETS SOCIETY
For generations, Welton Academy students have been groomed to live lives of conformity and tradition – until new professor John Keating inspires them to think for themselves, live life to the fullest and “Carpe Diem.” This unconventional approach awakens the spirits of the students, but draws the wrath of a disapproving faculty when an unexpected tragedy strikes the school.
Alan and Craig along with guest Valerie Cameron (@moviesmakeus on Twitter) discuss privilege, mentors, and begin an entire month Remembering Robin with the movie “Dead Poets Society” on this week’s Matinee Heroes!
Alan and Craig dedicate August as Remembering Robin month and have guest Valerie Cameron talk about her favorite memory of Robin as well as her podcast Movies That Make Us.
Discussion of “Dead Poets Society”
Rerelease of Craig’s Reality Check podcast episode remembering Robin Williams, one week after his death
Alan and Craig discuss next week’s movie “The World According to Garp”
Next week Alan and Craig continue the tribute to Robin Williams as well as celebrate Alan’s 50th birthday with “The World According to Garp”