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Boys Don't Cry (1999)

R 09/02/1999 (IT) CrimeDrama 1h 58m

A true story about finding the courage to be yourself.


Female born, Teena Brandon adopts his male identity of Brandon Teena and attempts to find himself and love in Nebraska.

  1. Kimberly Peirce

    Author, Director

  2. Andy Bienen


Top Billed Cast

  1. Hilary Swank

    Hilary Swank

    Brandon Teena

  2. Chloƫ Sevigny

    Chloƫ Sevigny

    Lana M. Tisdel

  3. Peter Sarsgaard

    Peter Sarsgaard

    John Lotter

  4. Brendan Sexton III

    Brendan Sexton III

    Marvin "Tom" Nissen

  5. Alicia Goranson

    Alicia Goranson


  6. Alison Folland

    Alison Folland

    Kate Lotter

  7. Jeannetta Arnette

    Linda Tisdel

  8. Rob Campbell

    Rob Campbell


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Boys Don't Cry
Boys Don't Cry

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $2,000,000.00

Revenue $11,540,607.00


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