Steve Carell plays journalist David Sheff whose son Nic (Timothée Chalamet) has become deeply addicted to drugs. And the cycle begins of hitting rock bottom, recovery, relapse in this painful look at home addiction can take a heavy toll on the families of the addict. But is it much more than a well-cast After School Special? Therein lies the rub of our review so listen to Chris, Frank, Lara, and Alan do that thing.
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