The Book of Henry

The Book of Henry

DVD - 2017
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"A single mother discovers a scheme in her son's book to rescue a young girl from the hands of her abusive stepfather, and sets out to execute the plan at any cost.

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TEENREVIEWBOARD
Sep 23, 2018

This drama/crime film is about a single mother who works full-time and is raising a very odd yet incredible son named Henry. After learning a dark secret about the neighbours, she is shocked to learn that Henry already has a plan. The movie stars Naomi Watts, Sarah Silverman, Dean Norris, Lee Pace, and many more in this very eventful film. Although not everything was perfectly executed and there were some awkward moments between transitions and storyline changes, it is without a doubt entertaining and contains many important messages. I would rate this movie 3/5 stars and recommend it to those who like dramatic and versatile films. @The_Reviewer of the Hamilton Public Library Teen Review Board

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matcat44
Jul 28, 2018

After Henry died the whole story became so implausible we didn’t finish it. Great acting, especially from this boys.

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COURIER3
Jul 24, 2018

Special features interesting. A Rub Goldberg expert was hired for the set in the neat tree house. Movie a bit slow at times and far fetched after Henry died. Few "F" bombs. Nice tattoo on Sarah Silverman. Lots of surprises.

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kaybea
Apr 24, 2018

What a great story

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sugarann60
Apr 19, 2018

I thought this movie was something a little different than the norm. I found it to be interesting and entertaining. It was relatively clean, which is seldom seen today. Will I watch it again? You betcha!

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misatim
Mar 08, 2018

really really good! but have tissues cause you will cry

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rick7white
Mar 04, 2018

It's a movie with some heart. The young guys are great.
The story line is interesting and well done.
I found it time well spent.

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greatflicks
Feb 24, 2018

After reading some of the bad comments we questioned weather or not to check this movie out. Lucky for us we paid more attention to the good comments because we really enjoyed. A warning have some Kleenex ready some emotional scenes.

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GSforever
Feb 21, 2018

Bold. Sad. Thought provoking. Good ending.

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Miller1114
Feb 13, 2018

Oddly, strange, sad movie. Perfect movie for the preteen audience.

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violet_horse_1005
Jan 31, 2018

violet_horse_1005 thinks this title is suitable for 13 years and over

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