TJ Forney is 13-years-old. Two months ago his mother was killed in an accident, so he and his broken dad, Paul, move in with his grandmother to pick up the pieces. “Hesher” is a loner. He hates the world and everyone in it. He has long greasy hair, a baby mustache, a Metallica t-shirt and homemade tattoos. He is malnourished and smokes a lot of cigarettes. He likes to get into fights. He likes fire and blowing things up. He lives in his van, until he meets TJ. “Hesher” is the story of a family struggling to deal with a loss and the anarchist who helps them do it

Release Date

2010 (USA)



Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Natalie Portman, Rainn Wilson, John Carroll Lynch


Interesting Fact

The movie has no connection with the movie The Heshser which was released in 2006

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The Good

Ths story especially the Hesher role is interesting