Boys

The Boys

Director: Rowan Woods, David Wenham, Toni Collette, Lynette Curran

Cast: Rowan Woods, David Wenham, Toni Collette, Lynette Curran

     
 
This Australian drama, following events during the 24 hours prior to a horrible (but unseen) crime, is adapted from the award-winning 1991 Gordon Graham play, which was inspired by the real-life rape-murder of a nurse in Sydney, Australia. After serving time for an assault on a liquor-store owner, troubled Brett Sprague (David Wenham, repeating the role he created

Overview

This Australian drama, following events during the 24 hours prior to a horrible (but unseen) crime, is adapted from the award-winning 1991 Gordon Graham play, which was inspired by the real-life rape-murder of a nurse in Sydney, Australia. After serving time for an assault on a liquor-store owner, troubled Brett Sprague (David Wenham, repeating the role he created onstage) is released from prison and returns home to his brothers, mother, and girlfriend. As Brett begins to drink his way through the day, his anger and suspicions turn into a psychopathic rage. Shown at the 1998 Berlin Film Festival.

Product Details

Release Date:
07/25/2000
UPC:
0783722156933
Original Release:
1998
Rating:
R
Source:
Unapix / A-Pix Ent.

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
David Wenham Brett Sprague
Toni Collette Michelle
Lynette Curran Sandra Sprague
John Polson Glenn Sprague
Anthony Hayes Stevie Sprague
Jeanette Cronin Jackie
Anna Lise Nola
Pete Smith George (Abo)

Technical Credits
Rowan Woods Director
Lesley Burgess Casting
Robert Connolly Producer
Douglas Cummins Executive Producer
Phil Judd Sound/Sound Designer
Annie Marshall Costumes/Costume Designer
John Maynard Producer
Nick Meyers Editor
Tristan Milani Cinematographer
Necks Score Composer
Sam Petty Sound/Sound Designer
Luigi Pittorino Production Designer
Emma Schofield Asst. Director
Stephen Sewell Screenwriter
David Wenham Associate Producer

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