PG certificateThe Boys is a Film programme that first aired in 1991 and has been classified a PG certificate.

The Boys is a 3 star programme


The Boys (1991)

Directed by
Glenn Jordan

Black comedy about two long-standing colleagues who discover that one of them has contracted terminal cancer from breathing in the other's cigarette smoke. Their playful relationship as lifelong friends and Hollywood writing partners is upset when one of them develops lung cancer as a result of breathing in the other's smoke for over 30 years, prompting them to set about tying up the loose ends of their lives.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 110 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1991

3/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour

Made for TV


James Woods...Walter Farmer
Image for John LithgowJohn Lithgow...Artie Margulies
Joanna Gleason...Marie
Image for Eve GordonEve Gordon...Amanda
Alan Rosenberg...Psychiatrist
Rosemary Dunsmore...Helene
Albert Hall
Rosanna Huffman...Carolyn
Natalija Nogulich...Denise
John Vickery...Dr. Simon
Ebbe Roe Smith...Sokalow
George Wallace...Ray
Image for Jesse BradfordJesse Bradford...Walter Farmer Jr
Alma Martinez...Therapist
Carey Eidel...Customer