The crying game
(DVD)

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Published
[United States] : Lionsgate, 2012.
Rating
Rating: R; for sexuality, strong violence and language.
Status
1 copy, 1 person is on the wait list.
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Format
DVD
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (112 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
031398153382

Notes

General Note
Title from the Web.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1992.
General Note
Release date: Jul. 3, 2012.
General Note
Special features: director commentary; alternate ending; alternated ending with director commentary; Northern Troubles featurette; The making of 'The crying game': Irish luck, English love; The marketing of an American Independent & discussing 'The crying game''; Modern day at Madame Jojo's; trailers.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Ian Wilson ; editor, Kant Pan ; original music by Anne Dudley.
Participants/Performers
Stephen Rea, Miranda Richardson, Jaye Davidson, Forest Whitaker.
Description
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.
Target Audience
Rating: R; for sexuality, strong violence and language.
System Details
DVD, widescreen; 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio.
Language
English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles.
Awards
Academy Awards, USA, 1993: Oscar - Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen (Neil Jordan).
Awards
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).

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Citations

APA Citation (style guide)

Jordan, N., Woolley, S., Richardson, M., Rea, S., Davidson, J., & Whitaker, F. (2012). The crying game (Widescreen ed.). Lionsgate.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Neil Jordan et al.. 2012. The Crying Game. [United States]: Lionsgate.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Neil Jordan et al.. The Crying Game [United States]: Lionsgate, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Jordan, Neil, et al. The Crying Game Widescreen ed., Lionsgate, 2012.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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