The Butcher Boy

  • 1997
  • Movie
  • R
  • Drama

The comic-strip panels that fill the screen during the opening credits set the tone: Neil Jordan's adaptation of Patrick McCabe's award-winning novel is brash, broadly drawn and awash in saturated color. But it's no cartoon. Bubbling just below the hyper-real surface is a wrenching and ultimately horrifying tale of adolescent isolation. It's 1962, and more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Source (1 Credit)
Producer (2 Credits)
Redmond Morris
Exec. Producer (1 Credit)
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Adrian Biddle
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Anthony Pratt
Art Director (1 Credit)
Anna Rackard
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Josie MacAvin
Costumes (1 Credit)
Casting (1 Credit)
Susie Figgis
Special Effects (2 Credits)
Joss Williams
Sound (2 Credits)
Brendan Deasy
Kieran Horgan
Make Up (1 Credit)
Morag Ross
Stunts (1 Credit)
Patrick Condren

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