The dramatic film "Beautiful Boy" became the confession of his father helplessly watching the steady fall into the abyss, the son of a drug addict who is losing his human form. The film opens a story about Nick Sheffe, a beautiful boy turned into a meth addict, a drug addict. David Sheff, after a divorce from his wife Vickie, leaves for Los Angeles. After the divorce, the case of the custody of their son Nick begins, and David wins. However, the joy of victory in the custody of the son is overshadowed by news, about Nick's addiction to methamphetamines. Immersion in dependence on drugs affects the family as a whole. Despite the love of his son, David is forced to fight hard with the dependence of Nick. The young man under the influence of drugs loses the human form, steals, turns into an uncontrollable, reckless teenager, and becomes dangerous even for the family. There were bright moments when the treatment gave a result, the hero stopped using drugs for quite long intervals. However, then again returned to the reception of drugs. Did the loving father help Nick or was powerless before amphetamines, look in the tragic film "Beautiful Boy".