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Difficult tale of poor, struggling South Carolinian mother & daughter, who each face painful choices with their resolve and pride. Bone, the eldest daughter, and Anney her tired mother, grow both closer and farther apart: Anney sees Glen as her last chance. The film won an Emmy Award for "Outstanding Casting for a Miniseries or a Special" and was nominated for "Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries or a Special", "Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Special", and "Outstanding Made for Television Movie". It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1996 Cannes Film Festival.

  1. Anjelica Huston

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jennifer Jason Leigh

    Jennifer Jason Leigh

    Anney Boatwright

  2. Lyle Lovett

    Lyle Lovett

    Wade

  3. Christina Ricci

    Christina Ricci

    Dee Dee

  4. Jena Malone

    Jena Malone

    Ruth Anne 'Bone' Boatwright

  5. Ron Eldard

    Ron Eldard

    Glen Waddell

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Bastard Out of Carolina
Bastard Out of Carolina

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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 15, 1996
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 37m

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