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After he and his first wife separate, journalist David Sheff struggles to help their teenage son, who goes from experimenting with drugs to becoming devastatingly addicted to methamphetamine.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2018-10-12

Runtime 121 minutes

Budget $25m

Revenue $7.6m


TMDB 7.5


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benjamin_lemley shared a tip "The story was written so well and Steve Carell gives my favorite performance of his to date. 8.4/10"

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kai_penn shared a tip "Awesome movie! Such a good film with headliners and a good coming of age film all around"

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sarah_lazureanu shared a tip "Heartbreaking and quite hard to watch but it's a great film"

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joseph_moffat shared a tip "Underrated, but very good"

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montymoore shared a tip "Very beautiful 🥲"

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cecelia_claire shared a tip "VERY accurate depiction of a young person struggling with addiction, & the people who love them."

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kcmess57 shared a tip "Such a sad story that ends well."

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aaron_7939 shared a tip "Well done. Opens your eyes to the experience of the parents of someone struggling with addiction."

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sonia_forsythe shared a tip "Hits home"

ruerue shared a tip "love love love this movie!!!! So emotional and great acting. I would watch it 10000 times!"

ruerue shared a tip "I never rewatch movies, but this is worth it."

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chloey_poitras shared a tip "best movie by far, the emotion that timothée portrays is life altering."

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alexandra_lazarow shared a tip "Beautiful acting and very well story telling."

jacqueline_3126 shared a tip "This one is heart wrenching!"

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jared_holder_8251 shared a tip "This duo kills this movie."

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ariel_crawford_1359 shared a tip "so sad but so important to watch"

eve_smallwood shared a tip "good crying movie"

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monica_betancourt_7152 shared a tip "Tear jerker"

ted_sin shared a tip "It’s a long journey but the performances are great."

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mae_mari shared a tip "I love"

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jennifer_rancourt_7291 shared a tip "Beautiful movie"

louise_sherrill shared a tip "Hard to watch...knowing how it turned out helped"

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levi_5635 shared a tip "It’s sad, but very real of what an addicts life looks like"

Maeve_Reed shared a tip "Very emotional and beautiful movie"

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molly_steele-schrimp shared a tip "What a performance by Timothée Chalamet! Hard to watch at times but so moving!"

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jediah_taytayon shared a tip "Tears"

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mossbot shared a tip "Made me cry like a baby, in a good way."

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