The Whale (2022)

A reclusive English teacher living with severe obesity attempts to reconnect with his estranged teenage daughter for one last chance at redemption.

The Whale is a 2022 American psychological drama film directed by Darren Aronofsky, from a screenplay written by Samuel D. Hunter, based on Hunter’s 2012 play of the same name.[3] The film stars Brendan FraserSadie SinkHong ChauSamantha Morton, and Ty Simpkins. It tells the story of a 600 lb. man who tries to reconnect with his seventeen-year-old daughter.

The Whale had its world premiere at the 79th Venice International Film Festival on September 4, 2022, and is scheduled to be released in the United States on December 9, 2022, by A24. The film received generally positive reviews with praise for the performances of Fraser, Sink, and Chau.

The Whale (2022)
The Whale (2022)
The Whale (2022)