Boy Erased a powerful portrayal of family confronting issue of sexuality

Nicole Kidman as the mother of Jared, played by Lucas Hedges (both above), who is sent to a gay conversion centre.
Nicole Kidman as the mother of Jared, played by Lucas Hedges (both above), who is sent to a gay conversion centre.PHOTO: THE PROJECTOR

BOY ERASED (R21)

130 minutes/Opens on Saturday at The Projector/4 stars

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 28, 2019, with the headline 'Powerful portrayal of family confronting issue of sexuality'. Subscribe