About the Film | Boy Erased Movie Synopsis | Focus Features

Boy Erased tells the story of Jared (Hedges), the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, who is outed to his parents (Kidman and Crowe) 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.

Lucas Hedges

Nicole Kidman

Russell Crowe

Writer/Director/Producer - Joel Edgerton

Producer - Kerry Kohansky-Roberts

Producer - Steve Golin