- 1 hr 31 min
The Beaver is a drama film that was first released in 2011. The Beaver centers on the story of a father who has been extremely depressed for a number of years. This results in him being unable to speak, and eventually being kicked out of his home by his wife. In a drunken state, the man ends up electrocuting himself while wearing a beaver puppet on his hand. This results in the beaver becoming alive to him, and he ends up using his new puppet-driven personality to bring his family and his overall life back together. However, he must deal with the beaver puppet slowly taking over all of his remaining personality. The Beaver was directed by Jodie Foster, and Jodie Foster also co-stars as the wife of the beaver obsessed man. It was written by Kyle Killen. The man is played by Mel Gibson, and the voice over work for the beaver puppet was also voiced by Mel Gibson.