R | | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
A preoperative transgender woman takes an unexpected journey when she learns that she fathered a son, now a teenage runaway hustling on the streets of New York.
Many scenes involve improvisation. The scene where the characters are riding in the car towards sunset is one of them: the director (Duncan Tucker) asked Felicity Huffman to start poking Kevin Zegers in the stomach and shoulder. Kevin Zegers stayed in character, and the director liked the ... ...
I got a phone call last night from a juvenile inmate of the New York prison system. He claimed to be Stanley's son.
Margaret: No third-person.
Bree: My son.
The first time they get in the car, Bree insists that Toby wear his seat-belt. A few shots later, she's clearly not wearing her seat-belt while driving. In the midst of a conversation, the seat-belt is fastened.
For all people of trans experience, For all people of any experience, and For my family.
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$9,015,303 (USA) (1 June 2006)