This Boy's Life

Based on Tobias Wolff's brilliant memoir of the same title, THIS BOY'S LIFE is a well-acted film about an extremely painful adolescence. In capturing the compelling battle between a boy and his abusive stepfather, director Michael Caton-Jones cannily avoids obvious sentimentality, opting to let a rather brutal story tell itself. 1957. Angel-faced but...read more

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Cast

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Robert Getchell
Source (1 Credit)
Tobias Wolff
Producer (1 Credit)
Exec. Producer (2 Credits)
Jon Peters
Co-Producer (1 Credit)
Fitch Cady
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
David Watkin
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Stephen J. Lineweaver
Art Director (1 Credit)
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Jim Erickson
Costumes (1 Credit)
Richard Hornung
Casting (2 Credits)
Owens Hill
Rachel Abroms
Special Effects (2 Credits)
Nick Lawson
Make Up (1 Credit)
Jo-Anne Smith Ojeil
Stunts (1 Credit)