The Butcher Boy (1997) movie
The Butcher Boy (1997) movie
     

The Butcher Boy 1997

GENRES: comedy, drama SUBGENRES: childhood drama, family drama, psychological drama
DIRECTOR: Neil Jordan STARRING: Stephen Rea, Fiona Shaw, Eamonn Owens
AWARDS: 10 wins & 11 nominations COUNTRY: USA, Ireland RUNTIME: 110 minutes RATED: R
Francie and Joe live the usual playful, fantasy filled childhoods of normal boys. However, with a violent, alcoholic father and a manic depressive, suicidal mother the pressure on Francie ...

Synopsis

Francie and Joe live the usual playful, fantasy filled childhoods of normal boys. However, with a violent, alcoholic father and a manic depressive, suicidal mother the pressure on Francie to grow up are immense. When Francie's world turns to madness, he tries to counter it with further insanity, with dire consequences.

Movie data

10 wins & 11 nominations

RELEASED:
1998.02.20
RUNTIME:
110 minutes
COUNTRY:
USA, Ireland

Starring of The Butcher Boy

Stephen Rea, Fiona Shaw, Eamonn Owens

Genres

Childhood Drama, Family Drama, Psychological Drama

GENRES:
FLAGS:
adult situations, profanity, violence
MPAA RATING:
R

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