Suffering from a severe case of depression, toy company CEO Walter Black (Mel Gibson) begins using a beaver hand puppet to help him open up to his family. With his father seemingly going insane, adolescent son Porter (Anton Yelchin) pushes for his parents to get a divorce. Jodie Foster directs and co-stars as Walter's wife in this dark comedy that also features Riley Thomas Stewart and Jennifer Lawrence.

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  2. Jodie Foster


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  1. Jodie Foster

    Jodie Foster

    Meredith Black

  2. Mel Gibson

    Mel Gibson

    Walter Black

  3. Jennifer Lawrence

    Jennifer Lawrence


  4. Anton Yelchin

    Anton Yelchin

    Porter Black

  5. Zachary Booth

    Zachary Booth


  6. Riley Thomas Stewart

    Riley Thomas Stewart

    Henry Black

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 31m

Budget $21,000,000.00

Revenue $970,816.00

Homepage http://www.thebeaver-movie.com/

Release Information

  • May 5, 2011
    PG-13, Theatrical



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