Boy Erased

Boy Erased | Biography, Drama | Lucas Hedges, Nicole Kidman, Russell Crowe, Joel Edgerton | Hollywood Movies | English Movies

Boy Erased
'Boy Erased' movie poster, image credit: IMDb

Boy Erased is an American biological drama film based on Garrard Conley's memoir, titled 'Boy Erased: A Memoir'. It is written and directed by Joel Edgerton, who also produces with Steve Golin and Kerry Kohansky Roberts

"Boy Erased" premiered at the Telluride Film Festival on September 1, 2018, and also screened at the Toronto International Film Festival. The film was theatrically released in the United States on November 2, 2018, by Focus Features.

Jared Eamons (Lucas Hedges), the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, is outed to his parents (Nicole Kidman and Russell Crowe) as gay at the age of 19. Jared is quickly pressured into attending a gay conversion therapy program – or else be shunned by his family, friends, and church. It is within the program that Jared comes into conflict with its head therapist (Joel Edgerton).

Cast - Lucas Hedges as Jared Eamons
          Nicole Kidman as Nancy Eamons
          Russell Crowe as Marshall Eamons
          Joel Edgerton as Victor Sykes
          Joe Alwyn as Henry Wallace
          Xavier Dolan as Jon
          Flea as Brandon
          Troye Sivan as Gary
          Britton Sear as Cameron
          Theodore Pellerin as Xavier
          Cherry Jones as Dr. Muldoon
          Madelyn Cline as Chloe
          Jesse LaTourette as Sarah
          David Joseph Craig as Michael
          Emily Hinkler as Lee

Release Date - September 1, 2018 (Telluride)
                        November 2, 2018 (United States)

Genre - Biography, Drama

Directed by - Joel Edgerton

Produced by - Joel Edgerton
                       Steve Golin
                       Kerry Kohansky Roberts

Written by - Joel Edgerton

Based on - 'Boy Erased: A Memoir'
                  by Garrard Conley

Music by - Danny Bensi
                 Saunder Jurriaans

Cinematography - Eduard Grau

Edited by - Jay Rabinowitz

Production Company - Perfect World Pictures
                                    Anonymous Content
                                    Blue-Tongue Films

Distributed by - Focus Features

Country - United States

Language - English

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