Goodbye Christopher Robin parents guide

Goodbye Christopher Robin Parent Guide

The fleeting nature of childhood.

Release date October 13, 2017

Winnie the Pooh may be a household name, but the lives of the young boy who named the lovable teddy bear and the man who penned his tales, are not as familiar. This movie tells the true story of Christopher Robin (Will Tilston/ Alex Lather) and AA Milne (Domhnall Gleeson), exposing the sadder side of the fame that came from the classic children's stories.

Why is Goodbye Christopher Robin rated PG? The MPAA rated Goodbye Christopher Robin PG for thematic elements, some bullying, war images and brief language.

Run Time: 97 minutes

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News About "Goodbye Christopher Robin"

Christopher Robin Milne became famous as the little boy who was the friend of a teddy bear named Winnie the Pooh. The stories of his childhood were written by his father AA Milne, and went on to bring both son and parent fame and fortune. But what should have been a happy story wasn't nearly as cheery behind closed doors as the weight of the books' enormous success put a strain on their relationship.

From the Studio:
A rare glimpse into the relationship between beloved children's author A. A. Milne (Domhnall Gleeson) and his son Christopher Robin, whose toys inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. Along with his mother Daphne (Margot Robbie), and his nanny Olive, Christopher Robin and his family are swept up in the international success of the books; the enchanting tales bringing hope and comfort to England after the First World War. But with the eyes of the world on Christopher Robin, what will the cost be to the family? Written by Fox Searchlight Pictures

Cast and Crew

Goodbye Christopher Robin is directed by Simon Curtis and stars Margot Robbie, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly MacDonald, Will Tilston, Alex Lather.

Home Video

Related home video titles:

Disney licensed AA Milne's characters and created the animated movies The Many Adventures Of Winnie The Pooh and Piglet’s Big Movie. The lives of other authors of famous children's stories are told in the films Finding Neverland (J.M. Barrie who wrote Peter Pan) and Shadowlands (C.S. Lewis who created the Chronicles of Narnia series).