Boy Erased (2018)

Genres - Drama  |   Release Date - Nov 2, 2018 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 115 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - R
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The narrative set in Arkansas, follows the plight of Jared (Lucas Hedges) a young man questioning his sexuality in a staunchly religious household. After a traumatic event, Jared is ‘outed’ by his college crush (Joe Alwyn) to the horror of his God-fearing parents. His father Marshall (Russell Crowe) a Baptist preacher and his Mother, a more sympathetic but dutifully serving wife, decide his only hope is being sent to a gay conversion camp in order to reverse his assumed sexuality. Written, directed, co-produced and co-starring Joel Edgerton.

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camp, church, homosexual, religion, therapy