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Beautiful Boy

2018-10-12 | Drama

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After he and his first wife separate, journalist David Sheff struggles to help their teenage son, who goes from experimenting with drugs to becoming devastatingly addicted to methamphetamine.
Director: Felix van Groeningen
Stars: Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet

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9 wins 38 nominations
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    Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

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    Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role

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    Best Supporting Actor


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Beautiful Boy FAQ

The genre of Beautiful Boy is Drama.
The release date of Beautiful Boy is October 12, 2018.
The production budget of Beautiful Boy was 25,000,000 USD.
On September 03, 2021, the IMDB rating of Beautiful Boy is 7.3/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 0/100, Metacritic rating is 62/100, TMDB rating is 7.0/10.
The casts of Beautiful Boy are Steve Carell starring as David Sheff, Timothée Chalamet starring as Nicholas "Nic" Sheff, Maura Tierney starring as Karen Barbour, Amy Ryan starring as Vicki Sheff, Christian Convery starring as Jasper Sheff, Oakley Bull starring as Daisy Sheff.
On September 03, 2021, there were 5216 public reaction to Beautiful Boy including heart-wrenching, emotionally charged, ultimate demise, good actor, highly emotional.
The director of Beautiful Boy is Felix van Groeningen.
The certification of Beautiful Boy is R.
Beautiful Boy won 2019 Gran Premio Internazionale del Doppiaggio, 2019 Palm Springs International Film Festival, 2019 The Joey Awards, Vancouver, 2019 Young Entertainer Awards, 2018 Aspen Filmfest, 2018 Chicago International Film Festival, 2018 Hollywood Film Awards, 2018 San Diego Film Critics Society Awards.
The runtime of Beautiful Boy is 121 minutes.
The revenue of Beautiful Boy was 7,649,973 USD.
After he and his first wife separate, journalist David Sheff struggles to help their teenage son, who goes from experimenting with drugs to becoming devastatingly addicted to methamphetamine..