Book to Movie: This Boy’s Life

The Book to Movie of Month
  • Author: Tobias Wolff
  • Pages: 336
  • Audio: 10 hours and 1 minute
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Director: Michael Caton-Jones
  • Screen Writer: Robert Getchell
  • Running Time: 1 hour 55 minutes


  • Leonardo DiCaprio as Tobias "Toby" Wolff
  • Robert De Niro as Dwight Hansen
  • Ellen Barkin as Caroline Wolff Hansen
  • Jonah Blechman as Arthur Gayle
  • Eliza Dushku as Pearl Hansen
  • Chris Cooper as Roy
  • Carla Gugino as Norma Hansen
  • Zack Ansley as Skipper Hansen
  • Tracey Ellis as Kathy
  • Kathy Kinney as Marian
  • Tobey Maguire as Chuck Bolger
  • Michael Bacall as Terry Taylor
  • Gerrit Graham as Mr. Howard
  • Sean Murray as Jimmy Voorhees
  • Lee Wilkof as Principal Skippy
  • Bill Dow as Vice Principal