Won't You Be My Neighbor?

Release Date: June 8th, 2018

DVD Release Date: September 5th, 2018

PG-13 |1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary

Filmmaker Morgan Neville examines the life and legacy of Fred Rogers, the beloved host of the popular children's TV show "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood."

Director: Morgan Neville

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Tremolo Productions

Distributors: Focus Features

Ratings & Reviews

  • 80
    Dan FienbergThe Hollywood Reporter

    There's more to Fred Rogers than any 93-minute documentary can contain, and it was easy for me not to lament what Neville wasn't doing and just to embrace what Rogers was. show more

  • 80
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    This beautiful film celebrates a deeply good man with a great gift for repairing. show more

  • 80
    Aisha HarrisSlate

    This might seem a quaint revelation, but it proves to be a powerful one. Learning that even Mr. Rogers questioned whether one man could make a difference is both heartening and saddening, enough to bring out in the viewer an overwhelming mix of emotions. show more

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