| Share
 

The Butcher Boy

Warner; rental pricing
Feature; R
Director:Neil Jordan
Cast:Eamonn Owens and Stephen Rea

This moody adaptation of a Patrick McCabe novel is set in Ireland in the early 1960s, when a 12-year-old (a vibrant Owens) discovers his boozing dad and suicidal mom are the least of his problems. In this fragile world of horror and hilarity, Jordan plumbs the depths of the adolescent imagination gone crazy. Need proof? Sinead O'Connor appears as the Blessed Virgin.


Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.

More on Butcher Boy from Infoplease:

  • The Butcher Boy - Irish Movies Introduction 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Next by Beth Rowen The Butcher Boy ...
  • The Butcher Boy - The Butcher Boy Director: Neil Jordan Writers: Neil Jordan and Patrick McCabe Director of ...
  • The Butcher Boy - Starring Stephen Rea, Aisling O' Sullivan, Eamonn Owens, Alan Boyle, Sean McGinley
  • Walt Whitman: Song of Myself, Part 12 - The butcher-boy puts off his killing-clothes, or sharpens his knife at the stall in the market, I loiter enjoying his repartee and his shuffle and bre
  • 1998 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards - 1998 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards Best Picture Saving Private Ryan Best Actor Ian ...

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring
Explore Grade 4 Math ,
 
Warning: include(Mobile_Detect.php): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /site/html/template/www.infoplease.com/trailer.php on line 412 Warning: include(): Failed opening 'Mobile_Detect.php' for inclusion (include_path='/site/lib/vendor/pear-pear.php.net/Mail:/site/lib/vendor/pear-pear.php.net/Net_Socket:/site/lib/vendor/pear-pear.php.net/Net_SMTP:.:/site/lib:/site/vendor:/usr/share/pear:/usr/share/php:/site/html') in /site/html/template/www.infoplease.com/trailer.php on line 412