The Boys

Title

The Boys

Subject

Media, History, Family, Crime, Gender

Description

Brett Sprague is a violent and psychopathic man, who is released on parole after serving a sentence for assault. As he returns to his family house and we watch him and his brothers, Stevie and Glenn, for the next 24 hours, it becomes clear this day will not end well.

Source

SBS Annual Report 96-97, 00-01
http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/7397188
https://www.screenaustralia.gov.au/find-a-film/detail.aspx?tid=11421&grp=t&s=the%20boys&sin=titles&ystart=1970&yend=2017
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0139898/?ref_=fn_al_tt_6

Rights

Axiom Films (International Sales), Indigo Films (UK), AV Channel: Madman c2003, 21st Century Pictures c1998

Format

Feature Film

Date Issued

1998

Duration

90 mins

Director

Rowan Woods

Writer

Stephen Sewell

Producer

P: Robert Connelly, P: John Maynard, EP: Douglas Cummins, AP: David Wenham

Contributor

SBSi, AFC, The Premium Movie Partnership, Arena Film P/L

Date Commissioned

1996-1997

Production Fund

General

SBS TV Broadcast Date

1/01/00

Files

Citation

“The Boys,” SBSi Commissioned Content, accessed September 26, 2017, http://sbsi.digitalfabulists.org/document/3543.