Tickets on sale Thursday, Feb. 20
Wednesday, March 04
7:00 PM @ The Ellen Theatre
Playing his own father in the cathartic “Honey Boy,” Shia LaBeouf shares an egoless retelling of his childhood, inviting audiences to witness the trauma that shaped him. Rated R. 93 min. 93% RT score.
A CINEMATIC ACT OF COURAGE.” ROGEREBERT.COM
For years, the talented actor Shia LaBeouf, who started in film and television as a child, has been acting out his emotional disturbances and drug and alcohol issues in public. In the wake of a 2017 arrest during which he made racist remarks, he has been taking more sober stock of his life and art.
Based on LaBeouf’s own screenplay, award-winning filmmaker Alma Har’el brings “Honey Boy” to life, recounting the young actor’s stormy childhood and early adult years as he struggles to reconcile with his father through cinema and dreams. Starring Shia LaBeouf, Lucas Hedges, Noah Jupe, Byron Bowers, and Laura San Giacomo. Rated R. 93 minutes. CC. 94% RT Score.
“This film just feels really powerful… Raw and gorgeous.” FilmWeek, Amy Nicholson