From Academy Award-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville (Twenty Feet from Stardom), Won't You Be My Neighbor? takes an intimate look at America's favorite neighbor: Mister Fred Rogers. A portrait of a man whom we all think we know, this emotional and moving film takes us beyond the zip-up cardigans and the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, and into the heart of a creative genius who inspired generations of children with compassion and limitless imagination.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.7 out of 5

45 Ratings

45 Ratings

99% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 8.8/10
  • Fresh 159
  • Rotten 2

Critics Consensus: Won't You Be My Neighbor? takes a fittingly patient and honest look at the life and legacy of a television pioneer whose work has enriched generations.

10+ COMMON SENSE

Profound, poignant biography of an extraordinary, kind man.

Information

Studio
Focus Features
Genre
Documentary
Released
Copyright
© 2018 Focus Features. All Rights Reserved.

Languages

Primary
English (Audio Description, Stereo, Dolby 5.1)
Additional
French (Subtitles), Spanish (Subtitles)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.
SDH
Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing refer to subtitles in the original language with the addition of relevant nondialogue information.
AD
Audio description refers to a narration track describing what is happening on screen to provide context for those who are blind or have low vision.

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