Based on a true story, Boys Don't Cry was adapted from the life of Brandon Teena, born Teena Brandon, a woman who chose to live her life as a man and suffered tragic consequences as a result. A true story about hope, fear, and the courage it takes to be yourself, Boys Don't Cry is critically acclaimed and was nominated for two Golden Globe Awards.

    • Rent $3.99
    • Buy $7.99

Trailers

Trailer

Ratings and Reviews

4.5 out of 5
153 Ratings

153 Ratings

88% TOMATOMETER

Critics Consensus: Hilary Swank's acclaimed performance pays fitting tribute to the tragic life of Brandon Teena.

17+ COMMON SENSE

Excellent but brutal drama examines life of transsexual man.

Viewers Also Bought

Movies in Drama