The courageous story of Jared Eamons (Lucas Hedges), the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, who must overcome the fallout of being outed to his parents (Nicole Kidman and Russell Crowe). His parents struggle with reconciling their love for their son with their beliefs. Fearing a loss of family, friends, and community, Jared is pressured into attending a conversion therapy program. While there, Jared comes into conflict with its leader (director Joel Edgerton) and begins his journey to finding his own voice and accepting his true self.
"This powerful drama benefits from moving performances and a thoughtful script that tells the heart wrenching story of a young gay man who's tackling faith and identity." - Common Sense Media
"Crowe and Kidman are such terrific, nuanced actors that we never see Marshall and Nancy as backward stereotypes." - Rolling Stone
"Well acted and thoughtfully directed, Boy Erased is a compassionate memoir." - Screen Rant