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The Resource Boys don't cry, Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions present a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp ... [et al.] ; written by Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; directed by Kimberly Peirce, (videorecording)

Boys don't cry, Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions present a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp ... [et al.] ; written by Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; directed by Kimberly Peirce, (videorecording)

Label
Boys don't cry
Title
Boys don't cry
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions present a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp ... [et al.] ; written by Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; directed by Kimberly Peirce
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • nor
  • pol
  • por
  • swe
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • cze
  • dan
  • fin
  • heb
  • hun
  • ice
  • eng
Summary
True story of cross-dressing Teena Brandon (Swank), known to all other Falls City, Nebraska teenagers as popular new guy Brandon Teena. He dates hometown beauty Lana (Sevigny), but then his secret is discovered
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Credits: Director, Kimberly Pierce ; writers, Kimberly Pierce, Andy Bienen
Intended audience
NZ rating: R18; restricted to persons 18 years and over. Note: contains sexual violence, violence, drug use
Language note
English dialogue with optional subtitles in Czech, Danish, Finnish, Hebrew, Hungarian, Icelandic, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese and Swedish. English subtitles for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Cast: Hilary Swank, Chloƫ Sevigny, Peter Sarsgaard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Peirce, Kimberly
  • Bienen, Andy
Runtime
113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teena, Brandon
  • Transsexuals
  • Hate crimes
  • Gender identity
  • Male impersonators
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
Boys don't cry, Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions present a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp ... [et al.] ; written by Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; directed by Kimberly Peirce, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Special features: featurette ; director's commentary ; trailers ; TV spots
  • Aspect ratio 1.85:1; Dolby digital; DVD 9 dual layer single sided disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
9487987
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 113 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
19924SDW
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • Colour recording system: PAL
  • DVD
  • Encoded for region 4
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Boys don't cry, Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions present a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp ... [et al.] ; written by Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; directed by Kimberly Peirce, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Special features: featurette ; director's commentary ; trailers ; TV spots
  • Aspect ratio 1.85:1; Dolby digital; DVD 9 dual layer single sided disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
9487987
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 113 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
19924SDW
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • Colour recording system: PAL
  • DVD
  • Encoded for region 4
Video recording format
DVD

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