"Boys Don't Cry" quotes

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A young man named Brandon Teena navigates love, life, and being transgender in rural Nebraska.

Director: Kimberly Peirce
Writer: Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen
Production: N/A
Year: 1999
MetaScore: 86/100
ImdbRating: 7.5
BoxOffice: $11,540,607
Released: 31 Mar 2000
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 50 wins & 38 nominations total

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Cast

Brandon Teena - Hilary Swank
Lana Tisdel - Chloë Sevigny
John Lotter - Peter Sarsgaard
Tom Nissen - Brendan Sexton III
Candace - Alicia Goranson
Lana's Mom - Jeannetta Arnette
Brian - Rob Campbell
Lonny - Matt McGrath
Trucker - Robert Prentiss
Kwik Stop Cashier - Josh Ridgway
Trucker in Kwik Stop - Craig Erickson
Judge - Jerry Haynes
Sheriff - Lou Perryman
Pam (as Lisa Wilson) - Lisa Renee Wilson
Sam Phillips - Jackson Kane
Nerdy Teen - Michael Tripp
Girl in Car - Shana McClendon
Dave - Deputy - Paige Carl Griggs
Teena Brandon's Father - Guilford Adams
Extra - Chad Briley
Truck Driver - Christophe Dahlkvist
Toddler - Taylor Eaves
Girl in Car - Michelle Fairbanks
Lester - Restraining Order Guy - Gabriel Horn
Deputy - Gavin Perry
Valley Girl - Caitlin Wehrle