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Boys Don't Cry

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MPAA Rating: R
Genre: Docudrama
Director: Kimberly Peirce

Young female-to-male transgender Brandon Teena leaves his hometown under threat when his ex-girlfriend's brother discovers that he's biologically female. Resettling in the small town of Falls City, Nebraska, Brandon falls for Lana, an aspiring singer, and begins to plan for their future together. But when her ex-convict friends, John and Tom, learn Brandon's secret, things change very quickly.

Cast :

  • Hilary Swank
  • Teena Brandon/Brandon Teena
  • ChloĆ« Sevigny
  • Lana Tisdel
  • Peter Sarsgaard
  • John Lotter
  • Brendan Sexton III
  • Tom Nissen
  • Alison Folland
  • Kate
  • Alicia Goranson
  • Candace
  • Matt McGrath
  • Lonny
  • Rob Campbell
  • Brian
  • Jeanetta Arnette
  • Lana's Mom (as Jeannetta Arnette)
Producers :
John Hart , Eva Kolodner , Jeff Sharp , Morton Swinsky , Christine Vachon
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