Felix Van Groeningen, director of The Broken Circle Breakdown, this year his American film debut. The images for Beautiful boy went in march 2017 start. Tuesday announced production company of Amazon, the release date: the film will be on October 12 in the American halls. Beautiful boy is based on a true story about a father who had his drug addict son helps. Van Groeningen got two oscar-nominated actors in front of his lens: Timothée Chalamet ( Call me by your name) and Steve Carrell ( Foxcatcher). A Belgian release date is not yet know The Standard.