Beautiful Boy (2019)
Privileged teenager Nicolas Sheff seems to have it all; good grades on top of being an actor, artist, athlete and editor of the school newspaper. However, Nic has a meth addiction which soon threatens to destroy him despite his father’s best efforts to do whatever he can to save his son and family.
Beautiful Boy is based on the best-selling memoirs from father and son David and Nic Sheff and chronicles the true and inspiring story of survival, relapse and recovery in a family coping with addiction.
The film stars Steve Carell and Timothée Chalamet. Timothée Chalamet was nominated for Best Supporting Actor at both the BAFTAs and the Golden Globes.
“An impressively intimate drama” – EMPIRE ★★★★
“A devastating, heart-piercing ode to fatherhood” – The Telegraph ★★★★