After his mother dies, John Tremont ends up taking care of his father. Their estranged relationship starts getting better but John realizes he has not had a great relationship with his own son. Throughout the film, John is taught how to be a great father and a great son.
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While filming Dead Poets Society, the boys took a break to audition for Dad. Robert Sean Leonard, Ethan Hawke, Josh Charles, Gale Hansen, and James Waterston all auditioned for the part of Billy. Read More