The Butcher Boy (1998)

Movie"This little piggy laughed all the way home!"
Audience Score
R 1 hr 50 minApr 3rd, 1998Comedy, Drama
Francie and Joe live the usual playful, fantasy filled childhoods of normal boys. However, with a violent, alcoholic father and a manic depressive, suicidal mother the pressure on Francie to grow up are immense. When Francie's world turns to madness, he tries to counter it with further insanity, with dire consequences.