Some Folks Call It a Sling Blade Movie Review 1994

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The short film that became 1996's critically acclaimed "Sling Blade." This stark black-and-white short, penned by Billy Bob Thornton and directed by George Hickenlooper ("Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse"), premiered at Sundance. The original version only involves a young reporter's (Ringwald) interview with Karl Childers (Thorton), in which he recalls the events that led him to be in the institution. Also includes "The Making of 'Some Folks Call It a Sling Blade'" (color, 13 minutes) which comprises interviews the stars, director, and producer.

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Available on VHS, DVD
Running time 29 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Sanity Check, Mental Retardation
Screenplay
Billy Bob Thornton
Cast
Billy Bob Thornton, Molly Ringwald, J.T. Walsh, Jefferson Mays, Suzanne Cryer
Cinematography
Kent Wakeford
Director
George Hickenlooper
Music
Bill Boll
Producer
Adam Lindemann, George Hickenlooper, Kevin Hudnell, Michael Beugg, Bradford L. Schlei, Michael Herman, Kevin Hell, Picture Start

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