The Beach Bum

The Beach Bum

(2019)

You gotta go low to get high.

Matthew McConaughey is Moondog, a writer and a stoner, living by his own rules in this comedy from Spring Breakers director Harmony Korine. Snoop Dogg, Isla Fisher and Zac Efron co-star.

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  • I, admittedly, had a hard time getting on its woozy wavelength. But The Beach Bum is a work of undeniable commitment and craft... Full Review

  • At his best, Korine is an outsider artist speaking to the misfit within each of us - or, alternatively, making us recoil at the horrors lodged inside society's collective unconscious. But with "The Beach Bum," he's also trying our patience. Full Review

  • In The Beach Bum, the writer-director turns his observational eye and provocateur verve to a Miami community of misfits, who chase bliss in sex, drugs and misadventures. Full Review

  • Such hedonism isn't irredeemable in and of itself, and yet, one wishes Korine were interested in more than just testing boundaries. Full Review