Boys Don't Cry
Without resorting to dogma, ideological tracts, or cautionary tales, <i>Boys Don't Cryi> evocatively tells the true story of a young Nebraska woman who changed her sexual identity and transformed herself (sans surgery) into a young man. Swank won her first Oscar for this role.
"...Directed by: Kimberly Peirce. Starring: Hilary Swank, Chloë Sevigny, Peter..."
Dec. 24, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten