Beautiful Boy is an Emotional Gut Punch about The Grim Reality of Addiction (Review)

Beautiful Boy is an Emotional Gut Punch about The Grim Reality of Addiction (Review)

Addiction is a hell of a thing.  The allure of a high draws people into its sweet grasp, and once they are hooked the addiction will never let them go.  It is a sick disease that people are still trying to understand.  Why would someone put themselves and their families through this for a feeling that is gone almost instantly?  Drug use is something that has been romanticised by Hollywood for decades, so that allure won’t be going away anytime soon.  Seldom do we see the stories of the path of destruction an addict can leave in his wake pursuing his next high.  Beautiful Boy is an incredibly powerful that shows just how destructive addiction is not only to the addict, but to everyone around him. Read more