The Favourite & Boy Erased - Streaming HBO NOW this Weekend
Two outstanding, award-winning films are coming to the HBO NOW streaming service this weekend:
Boy Erased premiering August 2nd
& The Favouritepremiering August 3rd
Based on the memoir of the same name, Boy Erased follows the son of a Baptist preacher forced to take part in gay conversion therapy. Lucas Hedges’ Golden Globe-nominated performance shines a spotlight on gay conversion therapy, earning the film the GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Film-Limited Release. The film’s original song “Revelation,” written by pop singer Troye Sivan who is featured in the film, was also nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Original Song.
Nominated for ten Academy Awards®, The Favourite follows three women in the early 18th century. In the shadow of a war with France, Queen Anne, Lady Sarah, and Abigail navigate the nuances of relationships and a war between one another. The Favourite enchanted audiences all over the world with stellar performances by Olivia Colman, Rachel Weisz, and Emma Delves, earning Colman the Academy Award® for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role.
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