Inspired by the True Story.
Not currently showing on the local cinema circuit.
Domhnall Gleeson, Margot Robbie, Kelly Macdonald, Will Tilston, Alex Lawther
|Frank Cottrell Boyce, Simon Vaughan
|DJ Films, Fox Searchlight Pictures
|Mild to moderate impact, fairly frequent violence that could be disturbing and distressing to children under 10, justified by context of war. 10-12's need parental guidance for comfort.
|These details are supplied by the FPB. If you have a problem with any of the above, please take it up directly with the FPB. Read the Classification Guidelines.
|PG: Parental Guidance Suggested
|Rated PG for thematic elements, some bullying, war images and brief language
|USA version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.
|Sex / Nudity
|Blood / Gore / Gross
|Guns / Weapons
|Alcohol / Drugs
|Disrespectful / Bad Attitude
|Frightening / Tense Scenes
|Tense Family Scenes
|Topics to talk about
|Suggested age limit
|Positive role models
|Drinking, drugs, smoking
What the Critics say
|Cape Argus / The Star
Sheri Linden The sad story of a boy and his stuffed toy.
Jim Judy As it stands, the film certainly has plenty of potential and promising material, but as presented it’s just not that interesting.
Tomatometer Goodbye Christopher Robin struggles to balance wartime tension and childlike wonder, but offers valuable insight into the darkness shadowing the creation of a classic children’s tale.
|Movie Review Query Engine
Staff evaluation Poignant father-son drama deals with heavy themes.
What the People say
|The Movie DB
Average .. 62%