Little Boy Blue


1h 43m 1997

Brief Synopsis

Deep in the heart of Texas lives a young man named Jimmy West, whose painful and dangerous struggle for normalcy and happiness in a deeply dysfunctional family uncovers a long buried secret of incest. Ray, a disturbed Vietnam war veteran and Jimmy's father, constantly raises hell and even forces Ji

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Release Date
1997
Distribution Company
Castle Hill Productions
Location
Austin, Texas, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 43m

Synopsis

Deep in the heart of Texas lives a young man named Jimmy West, whose painful and dangerous struggle for normalcy and happiness in a deeply dysfunctional family uncovers a long buried secret of incest. Ray, a disturbed Vietnam war veteran and Jimmy's father, constantly raises hell and even forces Jimmy to have sex with his wife for his own warped sexual thrills. Ultimately, only the arrival of a vengeful woman whose life was ruined by Ray years earlier brings the possibility of peace.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Drama
Release Date
1997
Distribution Company
Castle Hill Productions
Location
Austin, Texas, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 43m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States June 19, 1998

Released in United States June 1997

Released in United States June 26, 1997

Released in United States May 1997

Released in United States October 1997

Released in United States on Video November 24, 1998

Released in United States Summer May 29, 1998

Shown at Cannes Film Festival (market) May 7-19, 1997.

Shown at Hamptons International Film Festival October 15-19, 1997.

Shown at Mystfest in Cattolica, Italy June 22-28, 1997.

Began shooting August 17, 1996.

Completed shooting late September 1996.

Released in United States May 1997 (Shown at Cannes Film Festival (market) May 7-19, 1997.)

Released in United States Summer May 29, 1998

Released in United States June 1997 (Shown at Mystfest in Cattolica, Italy June 22-28, 1997.)

Released in United States June 19, 1998 (Quad Cinema; New York City)

Released in United States June 26, 1997 (Shown in Los Angeles (Writers Guild Theater) as part of the Independent Feature Project/West's "New Visions" series June 26, 1997.)

Released in United States October 1997 (Shown at Hamptons International Film Festival October 15-19, 1997.)

Released in United States on Video November 24, 1998