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  1. Boy Erased's Joel Edgerton on the violence of ex-gay "therapy" and the potential for redemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Queerty

    In the endless days of screenings, interviews, jet lag, parties, photo calls and general craziness known as the Toronto International Film Festival , Edgerton couldn't have slept much, though nobody would know to meet him. As I entered the interview room at Toronto's Shangri-La hotel, Edgerton rises to his full height and greets me with a handshake.

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  2. 'Boy Erased' Review: Lucas Hedges Devastates in Conversion Therapy Drama [TIFF]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | /film

    Writer/director Joel Edgerton's Boy Erased starts off resembling a prison drama. Lucas Hedges' Jared Eamons shows up to Love in Action, a conversion therapy program designed to "cure" gay people, and must surrender his possessions.

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  3. With the gay-conversion therapy drama 'Boy Erased,' Joel Edgerton...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Los Angeles Times

    After making a splash with his 2015 directorial debut, the dark, unnerving thriller "The Gift," Joel Edgerton got sent his fair share of suspense scripts. But true to his unpredictable form, the Australian actor turned filmmaker wanted to go in a completely different direction with his next project.

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  4. With the gay conversion therapy drama 'Boy Erased,' Joel Edgerton...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Los Angeles Times

    "Boy Erased" star, writer and director Joel Edgerton and author Garrard Conley talk about their film based on Conley's memoir about surviving a so-called gay conversion therapy camp. After making a splash with his 2015 directorial debut, the dark, unnerving thriller "The Gift," Joel Edgerton got sent his fair share of suspense scripts.

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  5. 'Warrior' pits brother against brotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | Philly.com

    "Warrior" answers that question in the context of mixed martial arts, with a story built around bitterly estranged brothers who enter a high-stakes, winner-take-all MMA tourney in Atlantic City, with every possibility they will have to fight each other for the title. Aussie character actor Joel Edgerton is Brendan, a cash-strapped schoolteacher who returns to MMA as a way to fund suddenly escalating mortgage payments on the home he's about to lose.

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  6. 8 films worth watching on TV this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 1 | DVD Times

    ... watch that conveys a lovely message and one populated with warm, interesting characters. Chiwetel Ejiofor, Joel Edgerton and Sarah Jane Potts all do excellent work. Rio Bravo Mon 3/9 TCM @ 09.15 After he arrests the brother of a violent criminal ...

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  7. 'Boy Erased': Film Review | Telluride 2018Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 1 | Hollywood Reporter

    Lucas Hedges, Nicole Kidman and Russell Crowe headline Joel Edgerton's second directorial effort, a stinging attack on gay conversion therapy. Actors-turned-directors do not always have the command of cinematic technique that can be found in the work of auteurs with a different background.

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  8. Usha International associates with YRF's Sui Dhaaga - Made in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | Indian Television

    ... ller The Gift on Saturday, 23rd of June at 1:00 pm and 9:00 pm. The movie marks the directorial debut of actor Joel Edgerton who also plays a central character along with Jason Bateman and...

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  9. Boy Erased (Lucas Hedges) - First trailerRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2018 | IndieLondon

    ... elf while being forced to question every aspect of his identity. The Oscar-tipped Boy Erased is actor-director Joel Edgerton's follow-up to his film-making debut, domestic thriller The Gift .

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  10. Boy Erased trailer: Russell Crowe and Nicole Kidman send their son to gay conversion therapyRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2018 | DVD Times

    Joel Edgerton has become one of the most dependable actors around since coming to everyone's attention in Animal Kingdom . His career behind the camera is looking like it could match the ability he's shown in front of it.

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  11. Garrard Conley memoir adapted for filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | Arkansas Times

    ... family sends him to conversion therapy to "cure" him of his sexuality. The Focus Features drama, directed by Joel Edgerton ("Loving," "Midnight Special," "The Great Gatsby") is to be released in theaters on Nov. 2. For more about Conley's work, ...

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  12. First 'Boy Erased' Trailer Reveals Joel Edgerton's Gay Conversion Therapy DramaRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2018 | Collider

    Focus Features has released the first trailer for writer/director Joel Edgerton 's upcoming drama Boy Erased . The film is based on Garrard Conley 's memoir of the same name which chronicles his experience as a gay teenager who is sent to a conversion therapy program when he's outed to his religious parents.

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  13. New Trailer: 'Boy Erased,' With Lucas Hedges, Nicole Kidman and Russell CroweRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... has been released. Based on Garrard Conley's memoir , the film was written for the screen and directed by Joel Edgerton, who also plays the leader of a gay-conversion therapy program where Mr. Conley was sent by his Baptist-pastor dad. Nicole Kidman ...

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  14. Joel Edgerton's Boy Erased Trailer DebutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | ComingSoon.net

    Check out the trailer for the film in the player below, starring Academy Award nominee Lucas Hedges , the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, who is outed to his parents at age 19. Jared is faced with an ultimatum: attend a gay conversion therapy program - or be permanently exiled and shunned by his family, friends, and faith. Boy Erased is the true story of one young man's struggle to find himself while being forced to question every aspect of his identity.

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  15. Lucas Hedges & Nicole Kidman in Joel Edgerton's 'Boy Erased' TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | Firstshowing.net

    ... the one also seen in The Miseducation of Cameron Post . Boy Erased is directed by Australian actor-filmmaker Joel Edgerton (also of The Gift previously), who also wrote the script, and stars in the film. The main cast includes Lucas Hedges (from ...

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  16. Zee Action to air The Monkey King 2 on Saturday, 21st July at 8pmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | Indian Television

    ... The Gift on Saturday, 23rd of June at 1:00 pm and 9:00 pm. The movie marks the directorial debut of actor Joel Edgerton who also plays a central character along with Jason Bateman and... PVR Cinemas, with its storied history of becoming the leading ...

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  17. &pictures to air Sonakshi Sinha and Sidharth Malhotra's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | Indian Television

    ... The Gift on Saturday, 23rd of June at 1:00 pm and 9:00 pm. The movie marks the directorial debut of actor Joel Edgerton who also plays a central character along with Jason Bateman and... PVR Cinemas, with its storied history of becoming the leading ...

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  18. Al-Futtaim, PVR sign MoU to explore opportunities in MENA regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | Indian Television

    ... The Gift on Saturday, 23rd of June at 1:00 pm and 9:00 pm. The movie marks the directorial debut of actor Joel Edgerton who also plays a central character along with Jason Bateman and... PVR Cinemas, with its storied history of becoming the leading ...

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  19. Quick News: Bumblebee, Boy, Claws, Earth, PromosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | Dark Horizons News

    ... at the convention. [Source: Deadline ] Release Dates Focus Features is changing up its release date schedule. Joel Edgerton's "Boy Erased," about a young man's experience with gay conversion therapy, will debut in limited release on November 2nd - ...

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  20. Kiwi Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie joins Timothee Chalamet, Robert Pattinson for Netflix's The KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | Stuff.co.nz

    The young Kiwi actress will star alongside 2018 Oscar nominee Timothee Chalamet, Twilight 's Robert Pattinson and Australian legends Ben Mendelsohn and Joel Edgerton in Netflix's Shakespeare-inspired movie The King . Directed by Animal Kingdom and The Rover 's Australian helmer David Michod, it is adaptation of Henry IV, Part I , Henry IV, Part 2 and Henry V , reports Variety magazine.

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