Rank: 95/100 in Top Movie 1996 – Sling Blade: A simple man. A difficult choice.

Movie Synopsis:
Karl Childers is a mentally disabled man who has been in the custody of the state mental hospital since the age of 12 for killing his mother and her lover. Although thoroughly institutionalized, Karl is deemed fit to be released into the outside world.

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Movie details:

  • Original Title: Sling Blade
  • Original Language: en
  • Release Date: 1996-08-30
  • Category 1 (Type): Movie
  • Category 2 (Genres): Drama Movie
  • Category 3 (Year): Movie 1996
  • Adult: FALSE
  • Status: Released
  • Studios (Production Companies): Miramax, Shooting Gallery
  • Production Countries: United States of America
  • Budget: $1,000,000.00
  • Revenue: $24,444,121.00
  • Running Time: 135 minutes
  • Director: Billy Bob Thornton
  • Actors: Billy Bob Thornton, Dwight Yoakam, J.T. Walsh, John Ritter, Lucas Black
  • YB100 views Counts: 227
  • YB100 Likes: 5
  • Popularity: 10.004
  • Vote Count: 453
  • Vote Average: 7.6

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