This Boy's Life

This Boy's Life

This Boy's Life

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This Boy's Life Synopsis

In 1957, a son and mother flee the East and an abusive boyfriend to find a new life, and end up in Seattle, where the mother meets a polite garage mechanic. The boy continually gets into trouble by hanging out with the wrong crowd. The mom marries the mechanic, but they soon find out that he's an abusive and unreasoning alcoholic, and they struggle to maintain hope in an impossible situation as the boy grows up with plans to escape the small town by any means possible. Based on a true story by Tobias Wolff.

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Robert De Niro
Robert De Niro

Dwight Hansen

Leonardo Di Caprio
Leonardo Di Caprio

Tobias Wolff

Ellen Barkin
Ellen Barkin

Caroline Wolff Hansen

Jonah Blechman
Jonah Blechman

Arthur Gayle