This Boy's Life1993
Starring Robert De Niro, Ellen Barkin, Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Blechman, Eliza Dushku and Chris Cooper, "This Boy's Life" (also known as "Voglia di ricominciare", "Geschichte einer Jugend, Die") is a Drama film directed by Michael Caton-Jones, and written by Robert Getchell (screenplay), released in the USA on April 09 of 1993.
He looked like the ideal husband. He seemed like the perfect father. That's just what they needed. But that's not what they got.
Who is the director of "This Boy's Life":
This Boy's Life was directed by Michael Caton-Jones, a Scottish director, producer, and actor.
Before directing This Boy's Life, Michael Caton-Jones had directed Doc Hollywood, released in 1991, Memphis Belle (1990), Scandal (1989). Since, he directed Rob Roy, released in 1995, The Jackal (1997), City by the Sea (2002), Basic Instinct 2 (2006).
When was "This Boy's Life" released:
This Boy's Life was initally released in the United States on Friday, April 09, 1993. Also released on Friday, April 09, 1993 has been Sidekicks (dir. Aaron Norris). This was twenty-six (26) years ago.
It has been released on Wednesday, June 22, 1994 in France; Thursday, November 11, 1993 in Germany; Friday, September 30, 1994 in Spain and on Saturday, November 20, 1993 in Japan.
What is the cast of "This Boy's Life":
At the casting of This Boy's Life we find Robert De Niro, previously seen in Mad Dog and Glory (1993) and Night and the City (1992); Ellen Barkin (Mac (1992), Man Trouble (1992)); Leonardo DiCaprio (Poison Ivy (1992), Critters 3 (1991)) [ more... ]
- Tobey Maguire and Leonardo DiCaprio also appeared together in Don's Plum, released in 2001.
- Ellen Barkin and Robert De Niro also appeared together in The Fan, released in 1996.
- Thomas Kopache and Leonardo DiCaprio also appeared in Catch Me If You Can, released in 2002.
- Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio also worked together in Les Cent et une nuits de Simon Cinéma, released in 1995.
What is the Storyline of "This Boy's Life":
Nomadic, flaky Caroline Wolff (Ellen Barkin) just wants to settle down in one place, find a decent man, and provide a better home for her and her son, Tobias "Toby" Wolff (Leonardo DiCaprio). When she moves to Seattle, Washington, and meets the seemingly respectable Dwight Hansen (Robert De Niro) (in real life Dwight Thompson worked as a mechanic for Seattle City Light at the time), she thinks she has it made. Toby, however, comes to feel differently; Dwight's true personality is revealed after Toby spends [...]
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