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The butcher boy [videorecording] / Butcher Boy Film ; Geffen Pictures ; Warner Bros. Pictures
DVDs DVDs | Warner Home Video | c2007 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD B DRAMA)
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Imprint
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2007.
Edition
Widescreen version.
Descript
1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD; Dolby Digital surround 5.1.
Note
Closed-captioned.
Cast
Eamonn Owens, Sean McGinley, Peter Gowen, Alan Boyle, Andrew Fullerton, Fiona Shaw, Aisling O'Sullivan, Stephen Rea, John Kavanagh, Rosaleen Linehan, Anita Reeves.
Credits
Producers, Redmond Morris, Stephen Woolley ; screenplay, Neil Jordan and Patrick McCabe ; director, Neil Jordan ; director of photography, Adrian Biddle ; editor, Tony Lawson ; music, Elliot Goldenthal.
Note
Originally released as a motion picutre in 1998.
Based on the novel by Patrick McCabe.
Audience
MPAA rating: R; for language and violence
Summary
Francie lives with a violent, alcoholic father and a manic depressive, suicidal mother. When his mother commits suicide and his friend, Joe, goes off to boarding school, Francie sinks ever deeper into paranoia, culminating in the extremely bloody murder of his neighbor Mrs. Nugent whom he holds responsible for all the wrongs visited upon him.
Note
Special features: commentary by Neil Jordan; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer.
Local Note
MW, 2-07
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ISBN
0790799766
9780790799766
ISBN/ISSN
012569585638
Music #
58563 Warner Home Video
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