Beautiful Boy

This is a searingly honest and frank account of the Sheff family’s journey through Nic’s continuing struggles with addiction, presenting a unique portrait of the ways addiction can destroy lives and the power of love to rebuild them. Beautiful Boy recounts the rehabs, disappearances, broken promises and rage as Nic sinks deeper into the drug world, as well as David’s efforts to save his “beautiful boy” from the ravages of addiction. Starring Timothée Chalamet, Steve Carell, Amy Ryan, and Timothy Hutton. (R, 112 mins)

“Chalamet is so good it’s worth seeing Beautiful Boy for his work alone.” – Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times

“Chalamet is asked to hit some big notes in this performance, but we never see him acting. That’s true greatness in the making.” – Richard Roeper, Chicago Sun-Times