R | | Biography, Crime, Drama
Female-born Teena Brandon adopts his male identity of Brandon Teena and attempts to find himself and love in Nebraska.
Boy, I... I really fucked up. I borrowed one of Candace's checks, then I got that speeding ticket, and this fake I.D. I guess, I just need to learn to stay home, huh?
Lana's Mom: Brandon, I invite you into my home and you expose my daughter to your sickness. ...
When the guys pull Brandon's pants down to prove he's a she, the tan line of a very feminine French-cut bikini can be seen.
Thanks to ... everyone who volunteered to speak about his or her experiences and help with research.
$73,720 (USA) (10 October 1999)
$11,533,945 (USA) (21 May 2000)