Beau Is Afraid (2023)

Movie"From his darkest fears comes the greatest adventure."
Audience Score
67
Review Score
60
A man goes on a journey to visit his mother.

Beau Is Afraid Review

Beau Is Afraid’ on wide release now, represents filmmaker Ari Aster cashing in the creative credit he’s earned with the buzz and box office of horror movies ‘Hereditary’ and ‘Midsommar’ and taking a gigantic swing for the creative fences that will surely end up in the “love” or “hate” column for most viewers.

Aster’s latest is the story of nervy, milquetoast Beau Wassermann (Joaquin Phoenix), who lives alone in a downtown apartment building where every moment is a waking nightmare. His home is squarely in a city block that might be a war zone for all the chaos that seemingly constantly breaks out on the streets.

Movie Details

Theatrical Release:April 21st, 2023 - Buy Tickets
On Digital & Streaming:June 13th, 2023 - Watch Now
On DVD & Blu-ray:July 11th, 2023 - Buy DVD
Movie Budget:$35,000,000
Movie Box Office Gross:$11,500,000 (Worldwide)
Original Language:English
Executive Producers:Len Blavatnik, Danny Cohen, Elisa Alvares, Timo Argillander, Ann Ruark
Production Companies:A24, Square Peg, IPR.VC, Access Entertainment