Boys Don't Cry

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

Original Release

10/08/1999

US Release

10/08/1999

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Cast

Hilary Swank Brandon Teena
Chloe Sevigny Lana Tisdel
Peter Sarsgaard John Lotter
Brendan Sexton III Tom Nissen
Alicia Goranson Candace
Alison Folland Kate / Kate Lotter
Jeannetta Arnette Lana's Mom / Linda Tisdel
Rob Campbell Brian
Matt McGrath Lonny
Cheyenne Rushing Nicole
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Kimberly Peirce

Writers

Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen

Cast

Hilary Swank Brandon Teena
Chloe Sevigny Lana Tisdel
Peter Sarsgaard John Lotter
Brendan Sexton III Tom Nissen
Alicia Goranson Candace
Alison Folland Kate / Kate Lotter
Jeannetta Arnette Lana's Mom / Linda Tisdel
Rob Campbell Brian
Matt McGrath Lonny
Cheyenne Rushing Nicole
Robert Prentiss Trucker
Josh Ridgway Kwik Stop Cashier
Craig Erickson Trucker in Kwik Stop
Stephanie Sechrist April
Jerry Haynes Judge
Lou Perryman Sheriff / Sheriff Charles B. Laux
Lisa Renee Wilson Pam
Jackson D. Kane Sam Phillips
Joseph Gibson Tom
Michael Tripp Nerdy Teen

Producers

John Sloss Executive Producer
Caroline Kaplan Executive Producer
Pamela Koffler Executive Producer
Jonathan Sehring Executive Producer
Eva Kolodner Producer
Christine Vachon Producer
Jeffrey Sharp Producer
Morton Swinsky Producer
Brad Simpson Producer
Jill Footlick Producer
Jon Marcus Producer
John Hart Producer

Editors

Tracy Granger, Lee Percy

2000 Oscar Best Actress in a Leading Role Won
2000 Oscar Best Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated
2000 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama Won
2000 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
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