The Son Movie

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Who's Involved:

Hugh Jackman, Florian Zeller, Anthony Hopkins, Laura Dern, Vanessa Kirby, Emile Sherman, Iain Canning, Zen McGrath, Joanna Laurie, Christophe Spadone

mature thematic content involving suicide, and strong language
Runtime: N/A
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

Follows a family as it falls apart and tries to come back together again. A couple of years after his parents’ divorce, 17-year-old Nicholas no longer feels he can stay with his mother, Kate. He moves in with his father Peter and Peter’s new partner Beth. Juggling work, his and Beth’s new baby, and the offer of his dream job in Washington, Peter tries to care for Nicholas as he wishes his own father had cared for him. But by reaching for the past to correct its mistakes, he loses sight of how to hold onto the Nicholas in the present.

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Who stars in The Son: Cast List

... Emma

The Fantastic Four, Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part Two  

... Peter

Deadpool & Wolverine, X-Men: Days of Future Past  

... Kate

Jurassic World Dominion, The Founder  


One Life, Freud's Last Session  

Who's making The Son: Crew List

A look at the The Son behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Florian Zeller last directed The Father.



Iain Canning
Joanna Laurie
Emile Sherman
Christophe Spadone
Florian Zeller

Production Company

See-Saw Films

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Production: What we know about The Son?

Filming Timeline

  1. 2022 - June: The film was set to Completed  status.
  2. 2021 - June: The film was set to Pre-Production  status.

    Shooting is expected to start in the coming weeks.

The Son Release Date: When was the film released?

The Son was a Oscar Run release in 2022 on Friday, November 25, 2022. There were 8 other movies released on the same date, including White Noise, Fantasy Football and The Last Dolphin King.

The Son DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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The Son was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, March 28, 2023 .

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