Boys Don't Cry

A young man named Brandon Teena navigates love, life, and being transgender in rural Nebraska.

Grosses

Domestic (100%)
$11,540,607
Summary Details
DistributorFox Searchlight Pictures
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Opening$73,720
2 theaters
Budget$2,000,000
Release DateOct 8, 1999
MPAAR
Running Time1 hr 58 min
GenresBiography Crime Drama Romance
In Release451 days/64 weeks
Widest Release365 theaters
DateRankWeekly %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeek
Oct 8-1440$116,486-2-$58,243$116,4861
Oct 15-2133$171,894+47.6%18+16$9,549$288,3802
Oct 22-2824$429,349+149.8%39+21$11,008$717,7293
Oct 29-Nov 427$373,480-13%41+2$9,109$1,091,2094
Nov 5-1134$301,285-19.3%34-7$8,861$1,392,4945
Nov 12-1835$200,861-33.3%30-4$6,695$1,593,3556
Nov 19-2536$226,222+12.6%37+7$6,114$1,819,5777
Nov 26-Dec 235$192,197-15%33-4$5,824$2,011,7748
Dec 3-936$153,058-20.4%32-1$4,783$2,164,8329
Dec 10-1640$125,237-18.2%32-$3,913$2,290,06910
Dec 17-2340$130,865+4.5%31-1$4,221$2,420,93411
Dec 24-3042$166,236+27%51+20$3,259$2,587,17012
Dec 31-Jan 6, 200040$186,458+12.2%48-3$3,884$2,773,62813
Jan 7-1340$162,449-12.9%41-7$3,962$2,936,07714
Jan 14-2038$175,444+8%43+2$4,080$3,111,52115
Jan 21-2742$148,455-15.4%37-6$4,012$3,259,97616
Jan 28-Feb 341$190,181+28.1%34-3$5,593$3,450,15717
Feb 4-1043$176,626-7.1%34-$5,194$3,626,78318
Feb 11-1744$160,658-9%25-9$6,426$3,787,44119
Feb 18-2422$717,369+346.5%118+93$6,079$4,504,81020
Feb 25-Mar 227$466,316-35%122+4$3,822$4,971,12621
Mar 3-923$637,357+36.7%182+60$3,501$5,608,48322
Mar 10-1625$696,428+9.3%186+4$3,744$6,304,91123
Mar 17-2322$802,391+15.2%260+74$3,086$7,107,30224
Mar 24-3016$1,234,474+53.8%280+20$4,408$8,341,77625
Mar 31-Apr 615$1,353,597+9.6%365+85$3,708$9,695,37326
Apr 7-1317$928,792-31.4%360-5$2,579$10,624,16527
Apr 14-2021$503,444-45.8%252-108$1,997$11,127,60928
Apr 21-2731$229,740-54.4%158-94$1,454$11,357,34929