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Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017)

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A behind-the-scenes look at the life of author A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his son C.R. Milne.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Vicki Pepperdine ...
Betty
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Christopher Robin Aged 18
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Ernest
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Rupert
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Lady O
Mossie Smith ...
Sharon the Midwife
Stanley Hamblin ...
Christopher Robin Aged 6 Months (as Stanley Hamlin)
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Dexter Hyman ...
Christopher Robin Aged 3 Years
Sonny Hyman ...
Christopher Robin Aged 3 Years
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Mary Brown
Sam Barnes ...
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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

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Rated PG for thematic elements, some bullying, war images and brief language | See all certifications »

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29 September 2017 (UK)  »

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$57,917, 15 October 2017, Limited Release

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$1,714,474, 7 December 2017
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Margot Robbie and Domhnall Gleeson's second film together. They previously appeared in the Richard Curtis film About Time (2013). See more »

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When Christopher Robin visits London Zoo (in 1928), he watches penguins swimming past a viewing dome set into the side of their enclosure, known as Penguin Beach. This wasn't built until 2011. See more »

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Christopher Robin Aged 8: Are you writing a book? I thought we were just having fun?
Alan Milne: We're writing a book and we're having fun.
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Referenced in Midnight Screenings: Tulip Fever (2017) See more »

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Lessons can be learnt from this film, no matter how much you work, your children want you.
19 October 2017 | by See all my reviews

REVIEW - GOODBYE CHRISTOPHER ROBIN

Honestly didn't know what to expect when I went to see this film. As its based (loosely) around the creation of the Winnie The Poo stories I thought it was going to be a children's film but.......

The film itself is actually and surprising very good, touching on the family dynamic of the upper classes during the 1930s to 1940s.

Very stand offish parents who seem to care about their social standing rather than their son (Christopher Robin) and how this impacts on all of their lives.

Looking at how one person can force the hand of another, in this case forcing father and son to actually spend time together and bond.

Lessons can be learnt from this film, no matter how much you work, your children want you.

Thoroughly enjoyable film on many levels.

Rating 10 out of 10


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