(PG-13) USA – 2 hr 17 min
2021 · d. Stephen Chbosky
Starring Ben Platt, Kaitlyn Dever, Julianne Moore, Amy Adams, Colton Ryan
Julianne Moore, Amy Adams, and Ben Platt, whose performance in the original Broadway production garnered one of the musical’s six Tony Awards, co-star in this screen adaptation featuring tunes by songwriting team Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (La La Land, The Greatest Showman). When anxious and unpopular teen Evan Hansen (Ben Platt) is mistaken for the best friend of a classmate who has recently taken his own life, Evan goes along with the misconception, hoping to make everyone (including himself) feel better. But as the falsehoods build up, Evan must eventually face the truth.
Thursday, September 23