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

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

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 ; written by Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp [and others] ; directed by Kimberly Peirce
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Distributor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award: Best actress (Swank); Golden Globe: Best actress; Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best actress; Best supporting actress (Sevigny)
Cataloging source
PAU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Jim Denault; edited by Lee Percy, Tracy Granger; music by Nathan Larson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA Rated: R
Language note
  • In English with optional English subtitles
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Hilary Swank, Chloë Sevigny, Peter Sarsgaard, Brendan Sexton III
Runtime
118
Series statement
Award series
Target audience
adult
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 ; written by Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp [and others] ; directed by Kimberly Peirce
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD label lists running time as 118 min.; packaging lists running time as 116 min
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 1999
  • Special features: audio commentary by the director; a featurette (5 min.); the original theatrical trailer; TV spots
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn187711800
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543001744
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2000174
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
10339054
System control number
(OCoLC)187711800
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
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 ; written by Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp [and others] ; directed by Kimberly Peirce
Publication
Note
  • DVD label lists running time as 118 min.; packaging lists running time as 116 min
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 1999
  • Special features: audio commentary by the director; a featurette (5 min.); the original theatrical trailer; TV spots
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn187711800
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543001744
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2000174
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
10339054
System control number
(OCoLC)187711800
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
Video recording format
DVD

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