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Title Boys don't cry [videorecording] / a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment productions.

Publication Info. Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2000.


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Description 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Note Widescreen version.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999.
Includes an additional sound track of audio commentary by the director, a featurette (5 min.), the original theatrical trailer, and other related materials.
Credits Producers, Jeffrey Sharp ... [et al.] ; writers, Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; director, Kimberly Peirce.
Performer Hilary Swank, ChloŽ Sevigny, Peter Sarsgaard, Brendan Sexton III.
Summary A true story about hope, fear, and the courage it takes to be yourself.
Teena Brandon alters her appearance to appear as a man, and assumes the name Brandon Teena. She moves to a tiny Nebraska town and begins making new friends under her new identity. All goes well until her new friends discover her secret. Based on a true story about hope, fear, and the courage it takes to be yourself.
System Details DVD; Dolby surround stereo.
Language Closed captioned.
On-screen menu allows access to English and Spanish.
Subject Transsexuals -- Nebraska -- Drama.
Hate crimes -- Nebraska -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired -- Video recordings.
Feature films -- Video recordings -- 1991-2000.
Nebraska -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Local Subject Digital video collection.
Added Author Swank, Hilary.
Sevigny, ChloŽ.
Sarsgaard, Peter.
Sharp, John.
Peirce, Kimberly.
Bienen, Andy.
Sexton, Brendan, 1980-
Sharp, J. (Jeffrey), 1964-
McGrath, Matt, 1969-
Fox Searchlight Pictures.
Killer Films.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Independent Film Channel.
Standard No. 024543001737

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