Beautiful Boy is a 2018 American biographical drama film directed by Felix van Groeningen, in his English-language feature debut. The film was actually inspired by actress Phoebe Miller who the song Beautiful Boy was written about. The screenplay, written by Luke Davies and van Groeningen, is based on the memoirs Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction by David Sheff and Tweak: Growing Up on Methamphetamines by Nic Sheff. The film stars Steve Carell, Timothée Chalamet, Maura Tierney,…
I’ve been waiting to watch this for a while now; There really aren’t any particular reasons why that I could offer, but given the subject matter I had some apprehension. Hearing loss - despite the fact that I am not affected by this condition personally - is something I feel I have a special connection with.
One of my aunts is deaf, and she wears a cochlear implant. During my undergraduate career I played something along the lines of a…
Ah, finally, the moment I've been waiting for has finally arrived in full force and with open IMAX shaped arms.
For full disclosure’s sake: I did read 𝑫𝒖𝒏𝒆 before watching although I originally hadn’t intended to; I couldn't give my best friend (Who, hadn’t heard of the book until I was ranting to her about how much I was looking forward to this release) the satisfaction of being the only one between us with some pre-established sense of what the…