Based on the acclaimed Cormac McCarthy novel, director James Franco’s CHILD OF GOD follows Lester Ballard, a dispossessed, violent man in 1960s Tennessee. Deprived of family and home, Ballard collapses into a life of crime and degradation.

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3.0 out of 5
60 Ratings

60 Ratings

42% TOMATOMETER

Critics Consensus: An obviously reverent adaptation that fails to make a case for the source material being turned into a movie, Child of God finds director James Franco outmatched by Cormac McCarthy's novel.

18+ COMMON SENSE

Adaptation of necrophilia drama is extremely disturbing.

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Studio
Well Go USA Entertainment
Genre
Drama
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Copyright

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English (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions (CC) refer to subtitles in the available language with the addition of relevant non-dialogue information.

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