R | | Biography, Crime, Drama
Female-born Teena Brandon adopts his male identity of Brandon Teena and attempts to find himself and love in Nebraska.
Hilary Swank was paid about US$3000 for her role, her fee was so low she couldn't afford insurance.
Leave him alone!
John Lotter: HIM? HIM?
While the movie was set in 1993, some of the characters were seen drinking Celis Pale Rider Ale, which was not introduced until 1997.
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)