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FILM SYNOPSIS

15

Boy Erased

115 mins (excl Trailers, Advertisements)

Directed by:
Joel Edgerton
Starring:
Lucas Hedges; Nicole Kidman; Joel Edgerton; Russell Crowe; Xavier Dolan; Troye Sivan
Distributor:
Universal Pictures
Release Date:
08/02/2019
Country:
United States, Australia
Language:
English
Genre:
Drama;

BBFC Consumer Advice:Scene of sexual violence.

Academy Award nominee Lucas Hedges (Manchester By the Sea) stars alongside Academy Award winners Nicole Kidman ('Big Little Lies', The Hours) and Russell Crowe (Gladiator, A Beautiful Mind) in Anonymous Content's BOY ERASED. Joel Edgerton (The Gift, Loving) directs, writes, produces and co-stars in the emotional coming-of-age and coming out drama about a young man's journey to self-acceptance. BOY ERASED tells the story of Jared (Hedges), the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, who is outed to his parents (Kidman and Crowe) at age 19. Jared is faced with an ultimatum: attend a conversion therapy program – or be permanently exiled and shunned by his family, friends, and faith. Boy Erased is the true story of one young man's struggle to find himself while being forced to question every aspect of his identity.
 

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