The Boy is a 2016 horror film directed by William Brent Bell and written by Stacey Menear. The film stars Lauren Cohan and Rupert Evans. It is an international co-production between China and the United States. Filming began on March 10, 2015, in Victoria, British Columbia.
The Boy was released in the United States on January 22, 2016, by STXfilms. The film grossed $64 million worldwide. A stand-alone sequel, Brahms: The Boy II, was released on February 21, 2020.