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Beautiful Boy Erased

Here’s a cheat sheet for all the young-men-with-dark-secrets movies this fall: Beautiful Boy is the one with Timothée Chalamet as a real-life addict, not to be confused with Boy Erased starring Lucas Hedges in a true story about gay conversion therapy, neither of which are the same as Ben Is Back, also about addiction and also starring Hedges.


“In short, there’s simply not A more congenial spot For happy-ever-aftering…” -Camelot (1960) Richard Burton’s somnolent voice echoes through Jackie twice: once, as Jackie Kennedy parades through the White House, soaking everything in before she leaves; and later, as her car drives the streets of Washington, and she sees her own mannequins unloaded from a truck […]