The Book of Henry

    • Common Sense Age 14+
    • Critics Consensus 22%
    • HD
    • CC
    • SDH
    • Drama
    • 1 Hour 44 Minutes
    • 4.4 • 154 Ratings

Naomi Watts stars as Susan, a single mother of two, working as a waitress in a small town. Her son, Henry (Jaeden Lieberher), is an 11-year-old genius who not only manages the family finances but acts as emotional support for his mother and younger brother (Jacob Tremblay). When Henry discovers that the girl next door has a terrible secret, he implores Susan to take matters into her own hands in this imaginative and emotional drama from director Colin Trevorrow (Jurassic World).

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Naomi Watts stars as Susan, a single mother of two, working as a waitress in a small town. Her son, Henry (Jaeden Lieberher), is an 11-year-old genius who not only manages the family finances but acts as emotional support for his mother and younger brother (Jacob Tremblay). When Henry discovers that the girl next door has a terrible secret, he implores Susan to take matters into her own hands in this imaginative and emotional drama from director Colin Trevorrow (Jurassic World).

    • Rent $3.99
    • Buy $14.99

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Ratings and Reviews

4.4 out of 5
154 Ratings

154 Ratings

22% TOMATOMETER

Critics Consensus: The Book of Henry deserves a few points for ambition, but its tonal juggling act -- and a deeply maudlin twist -- may leave viewers gaping in disbelief rather than choking back tears.

14+ COMMON SENSE

Muddled dramedy deals with dark, disturbing topics.

Cast & Crew

Information

Studio
Focus Features
Genre
Drama
Released
Copyright

Languages

Primary
English (Dolby 5.1, Stereo, CC, SDH)
Additional

French (Stereo, Subtitles), Spanish (Stereo, Subtitles)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions (CC) refer to subtitles in the available language with the addition of relevant non-dialogue information.
SDH
Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH) refer to subtitles in the original language with the addition of relevant non-dialogue information.

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