Honey Boy

Release Date: November 8th, 2019

R |1 hr 33 min

Plot Summary

A child actor works to mend the relationship with his hard-drinking, law-breaking father.

Cast: Natasha Lyonne , Maika Monroe , Clifton Collins Jr. , Noah Jupe , Lucas Hedges , Shia LeBeouf , Laura San Giacomo , FKA Twigs

Director: Alma Har'el

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Automatik,Delirio Films,Stay Gold Features

Distributors: Amazon Studios

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Jon FroschThe Hollywood Reporter

    Honey Boy is not a self-justifying cri de coeur or a prankish exercise in narcissism, but a sensitive, sincere portrait of a child actor's dysfunctional upbringing and its devastating fallout. show more

  • 50
    Tim GriersonScreen International

    Despite committed performances from LaBeouf, Lucas Hedges and Noah Jupe, Honey Boy ends up feeling indulgent rather than searing, settling into its anguish rather than translating it into trenchant drama. show more

  • 50
    Mike RyanUproxx

    I realize this is an important movie for Shia LaBeouf, but I’m not convinced it’s an important movie for us. show more

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