The Son Movie (2022) Cast, Release Date, Story, Budget, Collection, Poster, Trailer, Review

The Son

January 20, 2023
2hr 3min
Status: released

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  • Principal photography began in August 2021.
  • The second collaboration of Anthony Hopkins and Florian Zeller after the movie “The Father” (2020).
  • The cast includes two Oscar winners: Laura Dern, and Anthony Hopkins, and two nominees: Hugh Jackman, and Vanessa Kirby.
  • It is based on Florian Zeller’s 2018 stage play of the same name, who is the director of this film.
  • Ben Smithard reunites as a cinematographer with Florian Zeller after their collaboration in the movie “The Father” (2020).
  • Hans Zimmer will be scoring the movie which marks the first collaboration between the composer and the director.
  • The second movie of Florian Zeller.
  • During the shooting of this film, Hugh Jackman’s father passed away.
  • The director has earned an Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay in his debut as a movie director/screenwriter.
  • The Son had its world premiere in competition at the 79th Venice International Film Festival on 7 September 2022 and was released for a one-week limited theatrical release in New York City and Los Angeles on 25 November 2022, before a wide release in the United States on 20 January 2023 by Sony Pictures Classics. The film received mostly negative reviews from critics though Jackman’s performance received praise. At the 80th Golden Globe Awards and 27th Satellite Awards, Jackman was nominated for Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama.