Boys Don't Cry

After finding out Brandon Teena (Hilary Swank), isn't a boy, but really a girl, Teena Brandon, pretending to be a boy, John (Peter Sarsgaard) and Tom (Brendan Sexton III) rape her. Brandon escapes and runs to Lana's (Chloe Sevigny's) house in hopes of finding a place to stay, but her mom won't let Brandon stay because of what she really is. She goes to the police to report the rape but they do nothing. Candace (Alicia Goranson) takes Brandon in. John and Tom find out where Brandon is hiding out and kill her and Candace.. John was sentenced given the death penalty, which is being appealed. Tom cut a deal and got life in prison by testifying against John.
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