Running with Scissors
- Time:1h 56min
- Genre:Comedy, Drama
- Director:Ryan Murphy
- Stars:Annette Bening, Brian Cox, Joseph Fiennes, Evan Rachel Wood, Alec Baldwin, Joseph Cross, Jill Clayburgh, Gwyneth Paltrow, Gabrielle Union, Patrick Wilson .....
The story of how a boy was abandoned by his mother and how he, later, abandoned her. The year hell be 14, the parents of Augusten Burroughs (1965- ) divorce, and his mother, who thinks of herself as a fine poet on the verge of fame, delivers him to the eccentric household of her psychiatrist, Dr. Finch. During that year, Augusten avoids school, keeps a journal, and practices cosmetology. His mothers mental illness worsens, he takes an older lover, he finds friendship with Finchs younger daughter, and hes the occasional recipient of gifts from an unlikely benefactor. Can he survive to come of age?