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How To Watch 'The Whale' Online

How To Watch 'The Whale' Online

The critically acclaimed play is a critically acclaimed movie now, read on...

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Since The Whale was unveiled at the 2022 Venice International Film festival, it has gotten nothing but critical acclaim. Based on Samuel D. Hunter's play of the same name, The Whale tells the story of a reclusive father who is extremely sad and demotivated in life. One fine day he decides to try and connect with his estranged 17-year-old daughter. So here's where you can watch and experience the breathless performances of both Brendan Fraser and Sadie Sink.

Where to Watch and Stream The Whale?

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Well, the movie is currently only available in the theatres but rest easy, with all the talk that this movie has gotten it won't be long before you can see it in the comfort of your home. The Whale is being distributed by A24, and that tells us that when it comes, there's a good chance it will be available on HBO Max. The release date is yet to be decided.

Is There a Trailer for The Whale?

Yes, there has been one teaser, and two trailers so far. Check them out Below...



 



 

When and Where Did The Whale Release?

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The Whale hit the big screens in the U.S. on December 9. We are not sure when and where will we get to see it online, as discussed, but our educated guess tells us that since it's A24, we might get to see it in January or early February. 

What Is The Plot of The Whale?

The story is about a morbidly obese father trying to reconnect with his daughter one last time before dying. His grief comes from abandonment issues, and he just cannot live like this anymore. 

The screenplay, as mentioned, has been adapted from the play. The play itself received high praise when it first debuted back in 2012. The story follows the life of a 600-pound reclusive English teacher, Charlie, who has decided to eat himself to death. Charlie's pain comes from the death of his lover, which has led to his binge eating. The last thing he wants to do before dying is to reconnect with his 17-year-old daughter.

Is The Whale Brendan Fraser's Comeback Film?

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In 2003 the actor was sexually assaulted by the former president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, Phillip Berk, who scarred him for life. He didn't open up about the incident until 2018 in an interview with GQ. So yes, this is his comeback film, and he proved himself once again after The Mummy.