Boyhood

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"12 years in the making."
  • R
  • 2014
  • 2 hr 44 min
  • 7.9  (356,062)
  • 100

"Boyhood" is a drama film about a young boy named Mason from age 5-18. The movie was filmed intermittently over a twelve-year period. This way the director could capture the actor actually growing through childhood. The film stars Ellar Colatrane (Mason Jr.), Patricia Arquette (Olivia), Lorelei Linklater (Samantha), Ethan Hawke (Mason Sr.), Marco Perella (Bill) and Brad Hawkins (Jim). The film was written and directed by Richard Linklater. The film was distributed by IFC Films. The running time of the film is approximately 164 minutes long. The budget for the film was $4 million and it grossed $13,626,000 while at the box offices. The film first premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. It also was in the main competition section of the 64th Berlin International Film Festival, where it won the Silver Bear for best director.

Boyhood
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"Boyhood" is a drama film about a young boy named Mason from age 5-18. The movie was filmed intermittently over a twelve-year period. This way the director could capture the actor actually growing through childhood. The film stars Ellar Colatrane (Mason Jr.), Patricia Arquette (Olivia), Lorelei Linklater (Samantha), Ethan Hawke (Mason Sr.), Marco Perella (Bill) and Brad Hawkins (Jim).

The film was written and directed by Richard Linklater. The film was distributed by IFC Films. The running time of the film is approximately 164 minutes long. The budget for the film was $4 million and it grossed $13,626,000 while at the box offices. The film first premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. It also was in the main competition section of the 64th Berlin International Film Festival, where it won the Silver Bear for best director.

Boyhood is a 2014 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 44 minutes. It has received outstanding reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.9 and a MetaScore of 100.

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  • Release Date
    2014
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    2 hr 44 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.9  (356,062)
  • Metascore
    100