The Whale

The Whale

USA | 2022 | 117 min. | Darren Aronofsky

Opens December 20, 2022

A reclusive English teacher attempts to reconnect with his estranged teenage daughter.

From Darren Aronofsky comes The Whale, the story of a reclusive English teacher (Brendan Fraser) who suffers from severe obesity while attempting to reconnect with his estranged teenage daughter (Sadie Sink) for one last chance at redemption. Based on the acclaimed play by Samuel D. Hunter.

  • Director: Darren Aronofsky
  • Principal Cast: Brendan Fraser, Sadie Sink, Hong Chau, Samantha Morton, Ty Simpkins
  • Country: USA
  • Year: 2022
  • Running Time: 117 min.
  • Producer: Darren Aronofsky, Jeremy Dawson, Ari Handel
  • Screenplay: Samuel D. Hunter
  • Cinematographers: Matthew Libatique
  • Music: Rob Simonsen
  • Filmography: Requiem for a Dream (2000), Black Swan (2010), Mother! (2017)
  • US Distributor: A24