The crying game
(DVD)

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Central - Adult DVD
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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

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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. [United States]: 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. [United States]: Lionsgate, 2012. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. 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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