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Boyhood (2014)

Drama
Rated R
165 min.
Release Date
July 11, 2014 (Limited)
DVD Release Date
January 6, 2015 (Buy on Amazon)
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Running Time
165 minutes
MPAA Rating
Rated R for language including sexual references, and for teen drug and alcohol use

Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a child named Mason (a breakthrough performance by Ellar Coltrane), who literally grows up on screen before our eyes. Starring Ethan Hawke and Patricia Arquette as Mason's parents and newcomer Lorelei Linklater as his sister Samantha, "Boyhood" charts the rocky terrain of childhood like no other film has before. Snapshots of... Full synopsis »

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Boyhood is one of the frontrunners for Best Picture at this year’s Academy Awards. Boyhood has also found itself on countless Top 10 lists. But Boyhood is, in fact, extremely overrated, a product of its own buzz, a temple to overinflated expectations that few are willing to pronounce as falsity. Full movie review »
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