Director Simon Curtis’ Goodbye Christopher Robin is a biopic about Winnie The Pooh set in the aftermath of WWI, and it chronicles the life of Winnie the Pooh creators A.A. Milne and his son, bringing joy to the world post-war with a collection of stuffed toys.
Based on a true story detailing Milne’s mega fame, success and happiness, the heartwarming biopic Goodbye Christopher Robin, slated for an Autumn 2017 release worldwide, stars Domhnall Gleeson, Will Tilston, Margot Robbie, Kelly MacDonald and more.
Here’s the full synopsis:
Goodbye Christopher Robin gives a rare glimpse into the relationship between beloved children’s author A. A. Milne (Domhnall Gleeson) and his son Christopher Robin (Will Tilston), whose toys inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. Along with his mother Daphne (Margot Robbie), and his nanny Olive (Kelly Macdonald), 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?