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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
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A dramatization of the real-life story of Brandon Teena, an American trans man who attempts to find himself and love in Nebraska but falls victim to a brutal hate crime perpetrated by two male acquaintances
Member of
Cataloging source
PAU
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Canadian home video rating: R
  • MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • In English with optional English subtitles
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.S47
LC item number
B69 2002
PerformerNote
Hilary Swank, Chloë Sevigny, Peter Sarsgaard, Brendan Sexton III
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Peirce, Kimberly
  • Swank, Hilary
  • Sevigny, Chloë
  • Sarsgaard, Peter
  • Sexton, Brendan
  • Bienen, Andy
Runtime
118
Series statement
Award series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Teena, Brandon
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
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Special features: audio commentary by the director; featurette; the original theatrical trailer; TV spots
  • DVD label lists running time as 118 min.; packaging lists running time as 116 min
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543001744
  • 024543001737
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2000173
  • 2000174
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
10339054
System control number
  • ocn187711800
  • (OCoLC)187711800
System details
DVD; widescreen 1.85:1; 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
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Special features: audio commentary by the director; featurette; the original theatrical trailer; TV spots
  • DVD label lists running time as 118 min.; packaging lists running time as 116 min
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543001744
  • 024543001737
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2000173
  • 2000174
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
10339054
System control number
  • ocn187711800
  • (OCoLC)187711800
System details
DVD; widescreen 1.85:1; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
Video recording format
DVD

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