The Butcher Boy

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Movie"This little piggy laughed all the way home!"

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Released April 3rd, 1998, 'The Butcher Boy' stars Eamonn Owens, Alan Boyle, Fiona Shaw, Stephen Rea The R movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 50 min, and received a user score of 68 (out of 100) on TMDb, which put together reviews from 111 well-known users.

Interested in knowing what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "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."

'The Butcher Boy' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on Microsoft Store, Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, YouTube, Amazon Video, and Vudu .

'The Butcher Boy' Release Dates

Watch on DVD or Blu-ray starting February 13th, 2007 - Buy The Butcher Boy DVD