Sling Blade Trailer

Sling Blade Trailer (1996)

"A simple man. A difficult choice." 30 August 1996 Drama 135 mins

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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Billy Bob Thornton

as Karl Childers

Robert Duvall

as Karl's Father

Dwight Yoakam

as Doyle Hargraves

J. T. Walsh

as Charles Bushman

Lucas Black

as Frank Wheatley

Natalie Canerday

as Linda Wheatley

John Ritter

as Vaughan Cunningham

Jim Jarmusch

as Frostee Cream Boy


Larry Meistrich

Larry Meistrich Executive Producer

Daniel Lanois

Original Music Composer

Barry Markowitz

Barry Markowitz Director of Photography

International Titles

Na Corda Bamba Trailer

Resplandor en la noche Trailer

Sling Blade Trailer

International Releases Dates

Greece 30 August 1996

United States 30 August 1996

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