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Title The crying game [(DVD) videorecording] / Miramax Films ; a Palace Stephen Woolley production of a Palace and Channel Four Films presentation, in association with Eurotrustees and Nippon Film Development and Finance Inc. (N.D.F.) and with the participation of British Screen ; produced by Stephen Woolley ; written and directed by Neil Jordan.

Publication Info. [United States] : Lionsgate, 2012.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F CRY    DUE 06-17-21
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Description 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, widescreen; 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio.
Language English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles.
Note Title from container.
Cast Stephen Rea, Miranda Richardson, Jaye Davidson, Forest Whitaker.
Credits Director of photography, Ian Wilson ; editor, Kant Pan ; original music by Anne Dudley.
Audience Rating: R; for sexuality, strong violence and language.
Summary An unlikely kind of friendship develops between Fergus, an Irish Republican Army volunteer, and Jody, a kidnapped British soldier lured into an IRA trap by another IRA member. When the hostage-taking ends up going horribly wrong, Fergus escapes and heads to London, where he seeks out Jody's lover, a hairdresser named Dil. Fergus changes his name and gets a job as a day laborer. His starts seeing Dil, who knows nothing about Fergus' real background. But there are some things about Dil that Fergus does not know either.
Awards Academy Awards, USA, 1993: Oscar - Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen (Neil Jordan).
London Critics Circle Film Awards, 1993: ALFS Award - British Director of the Year (Neil Jordan); British Producer of the Year (Stephen Woolley); British Screenwriter of the Year (Neil Jordan).
Subject Irish Republican Army -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Kidnapping victims -- Ireland -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Man-woman relationships -- England -- London -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Terrorists -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Soldiers -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
DVD-Video discs.
Genre Feature films.
Added Author Jordan, Neil, 1950-
Woolley, Stephen.
Richardson, Miranda.
Rea, Stephen.
Davidson, Jaye.
Whitaker, Forest.
Lions Gate Home Entertainment.
British Screen.
Palace Pictures.
Channel Four Films (Firm)
Nippon Film Development and Finance.
Miramax Films.
Standard No. 031398153382
Music No. 32490 Lionsgate
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