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The Crying Game (Dual Format Edition) The Crying Game (Dual Format Edition)

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Directed by Neil Jordan

Directed by Neil Jordan

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The Troubles provide the backdrop for a study of sexual identity in this landmark drama from director Neil Jordan (Michael Collins, Interview with the Vampire) and producer Stephen Woolley (Carol).

When British soldier Jody (Forest Whitaker) is kidnapped by the IRA, he strikes up an unlikely friendship with his captor, Fergus (Stephen Rea). When the abduction goes awry, Fergus leaves for London where he becomes embroiled in a curious love triangle with Dil (Jaye Davidson), Jody's beautiful patner.

Full of suspense, mystery and intrigue, this Academy Award-winning thriller challenged mainstream sexual sterotypes and remains a powerful and poignant exploration of gender and identity.

The Troubles provide the backdrop for a study of sexual identity in this landmark drama from director Neil Jordan (Michael Collins, Interview with the Vampire) and producer Stephen Woolley (Carol).

When British soldier Jody (Forest Whitaker) is kidnapped by the IRA, he strikes up an unlikely friendship with his captor, Fergus (Stephen Rea). When the abduction goes awry, Fergus leaves for London where he becomes embroiled in a curious love triangle with Dil (Jaye Davidson), Jody's beautiful patner.

Full of suspense, mystery and intrigue, this Academy Award-winning thriller challenged mainstream sexual sterotypes and remains a powerful and poignant exploration of gender and identity.

Extras

  • Presented in High Definition and Standard Definition
  • The Making of The Crying Game (51 mins)
  • Audio commentary with writer and director Neil Jordan
  • Alternative ending with commentary by Neil Jordan (5 mins)
  • Northern Troubles (9 mins)
  • Original trailers
  • Illustrated booklet with essays by Ashley Clark, Juliet Jacques and Brian Hoyle, and full film credits

Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 5035673012550
Catalogue Number BFIB1255
Subtitle A Film by Neil Jordan
Product contents DVD and Blu-ray editions
Year 1992
Director Neil Jordan
Format DVD, Blu-Ray
Publisher(s) BFI
Countries UK
Aspect ratio Original aspect ratio 2.35:1
Colour Colour
Sound PCM 2.0 stereo (48kHz/24-bit), Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo (320kbps)
Subtitles HOH
Language(s) UK
Running time 107 mins
DVD region 2
Blu-ray region B
Certificate 18

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