Beautiful Boy

The unfeel-good movie of Summer
Michael Sheen, Maria Bello and Kyle Gallner
Directed by Shawn Ku

It’s clear from the early stages of “Beautiful Boy” that a dish will be thrown. The school-shooting/domestic drama is a classic example of a dish thrower, the sort of movie where quiet but steady family tension eventually takes its punishing toll on the family tableware. Like ancient Greek actors, the dishes perform in the horror of not knowing if they will survive the shoot. If the props guys ... more >