Girls Town (1996 film)

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This article is about the 1996 film Girls Town. For the 1959 film with the same name, see Girls Town.
Girls Town
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Directed by Jim McKay
Written by Denise Casano
Anna Grace
Bruklin Harris
Jim McKay
Lili Taylor
Starring Lili Taylor
Bruklin Harris
Aunjanue Ellis
Anna Grace
Release dates 1996 (U.S. release)
Running time 90 min.
Language English

Girls Town is a 1996 movie debut by Jim Mckay.[1] The Girls Town soundtrack was released on August 20, 1996 by Mercury Records.


Four women, Patti, Emma, Angela, and Nicki are completing their last year of high school. Unfortunately for the group, one of their own, Nicki, unexpectedly commits suicide. The three remaining women, upon finding out that Nicki had been raped before she died, begin to talk to each other about the ways in which they are oppressed by the men in their lives. They begin to fight together, taking revenge on Emma's rapist, Patti's abusive ex-boyfriend, and finally, Nicki's rapist.


  1. ^ Stephen Holden (1996). "Girls Town". The New York Times. 

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