- DVD DRAMA (CEN)
English dialogue; optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Billy Bob Thornton, Dwight Yoakam, J.T. Walsh, John Ritter, Lucas Black, Natalie Canerday, Robert Duvall.
1 videodisc (ca. 148 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Unrated; contains strong language, including descriptions of violent and sexual behavior.
Twenty five years after committing an unthinkable crime, a quiet man named Karl finally returns home. Once there, he's befriended by a fatherless boy and his mother. But when his newfound peace is shattered by the mother's abusive boyfriend, Karl is suddenly placed on a collision course with his past.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
Special features: Sling blade director's cut ; feature commentary with writer/director/actor Billy Bob Thornton.