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Karl Childers, a simple man hospitalized since his childhood murder of his mother and her lover, is released to start a new life in a small town.

Director: Billy Bob Thornton
Writer: Billy Bob Thornton (play), Billy Bob Thornton (screenplay)
Production: Miramax Films
Genre: drama
Year: 1996
MetaScore: 84/100
ImdbRating: 8.0
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 14 Mar 1997
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. Another 13 wins & 15 nominations.

72 Clips & Quotes

I like them French fried potaters - Sling Blade 00:14 I like them French fried potaters What are you thinking right now - Sling Blade 00:59 What are you thinking right now I aim to kill you with it - Sling Blade 00:22 I aim to kill you with it Just 'cause I ain't gonna be around no more - Sling Blade 01:19 Just 'cause I ain't gonna be around no more I had one there for a little while - Sling Blade 04:45 I had one there for a little while That Frank - Sling Blade 01:14 That Frank Will you ever kill anyone again - Sling Blade 00:23 Will you ever kill anyone again You motherfuckers - Sling Blade 01:05 You motherfuckers The water's deep - Sling Blade 00:46 The water's deep I learned to read some - Sling Blade 02:10 I learned to read some A Mercury is a good car - Sling Blade 03:14 A Mercury is a good car I don't think anything bad ought to happen to children - Sling Blade 00:37 I don't think anything bad ought to happen to children The Bible says you ought not to - Sling Blade 00:46 The Bible says you ought not to I reckon what yousa wantin' to know is why I'm in here - Sling Blade 11:08 I reckon what yousa wantin' to know is why I'm in here I ain't got no place to set 'em down - Sling Blade 00:23 I ain't got no place to set 'em down Reckon you make me some biscuits - Sling Blade 00:14 Reckon you make me some biscuits You just a boy - Sling Blade 00:25 You just a boy What the God damn hell you doing - Sling Blade 00:48 What the God damn hell you doing See if you can figure out what's wrong with this - Sling Blade 00:35 See if you can figure out what's wrong with this I've killed Doyle Hargraves with a lawnmower blade - Sling Blade 01:37 I've killed Doyle Hargraves with a lawnmower blade If y'all don't shut up - Sling Blade 00:30 If y'all don't shut up That goes for cocksuckers and retards - Sling Blade 02:46 That goes for cocksuckers and retards We wrote one last night outside the mini mart - Sling Blade 03:01 We wrote one last night outside the mini mart Coffee makes me nervous when I drink it - Sling Blade 00:25 Coffee makes me nervous when I drink it I don't reckon - Sling Blade 01:04 I don't reckon To call the police - Sling Blade 00:29 To call the police What about me - Sling Blade 00:40 What about me His name is Doyle Hargraves - Sling Blade 04:01 His name is Doyle Hargraves I never used no hatchet that I remember - Sling Blade 01:10 I never used no hatchet that I remember Who'd you kill - Sling Blade 00:38 Who'd you kill I don't think that's right - Sling Blade 00:43 I don't think that's right Some folks call it a sling blade - Sling Blade 00:19 Some folks call it a sling blade I reckon I'm gonna have to get used to looking at pretty people - Sling Blade 00:34 I reckon I'm gonna have to get used to looking at pretty... Hey is this the kind of retard that drools and rubs shit in his hair and all that - Sling Blade 01:33 Hey is this the kind of retard that drools and rubs shit in... You're not crippled - Sling Blade 01:35 You're not crippled It's out there with that looney toon - Sling Blade 00:18 It's out there with that looney toon On the third day - Sling Blade 02:08 On the third day Frank's a weak little kid - Sling Blade 00:43 Frank's a weak little kid I wish you'd all lay off for tonight - Sling Blade 00:55 I wish you'd all lay off for tonight I don't rightly know - Sling Blade 00:37 I don't rightly know Did I tell you the one about the two ol' boys pissing off a bridge - Sling Blade 01:33 Did I tell you the one about the two ol' boys pissing off a... But I reckon I understand a good deal of it - Sling Blade 01:02 But I reckon I understand a good deal of it There was a boy - Sling Blade 00:30 There was a boy I don't mean to be so damned - Sling Blade 00:20 I don't mean to be so damned This is not your house - Sling Blade 02:14 This is not your house Dots look good on paper - Sling Blade 00:36 Dots look good on paper You know better than that - Sling Blade 00:52 You know better than that I'm on my lunch break - Sling Blade 01:14 I'm on my lunch break Get the fuck out - Sling Blade 00:27 Get the fuck out I don't guess I give a shit - Sling Blade 01:22 I don't guess I give a shit What's all them books - Sling Blade 00:30 What's all them books You sleep with your mama tonight - Sling Blade 00:30 You sleep with your mama tonight They turned me loose from the nervous hospital - Sling Blade 01:07 They turned me loose from the nervous hospital I'd kick your head in 25 years ago - Sling Blade 00:21 I'd kick your head in 25 years ago We don't got no Goddamn band - Sling Blade 01:13 We don't got no Goddamn band How are you coming along with that garden tiller - Sling Blade 01:02 How are you coming along with that garden tiller Not that you two afflicted sumbitches know anything about this - Sling Blade 01:18 Not that you two afflicted sumbitches know anything about... But then we has young - Sling Blade 01:09 But then we has young Have you knocked on the door yet - Sling Blade 00:24 Have you knocked on the door yet Reckon what you like to eat in there - Sling Blade 00:52 Reckon what you like to eat in there I'm sure you've come across 'em - Sling Blade 02:23 I'm sure you've come across 'em I don't reckon I know nobody named Jerry - Sling Blade 00:48 I don't reckon I know nobody named Jerry You know what - Sling Blade 02:07 You know what You know how this town is - Sling Blade 01:12 You know how this town is I know Albert - Sling Blade 01:20 I know Albert Where will he go - Sling Blade 00:28 Where will he go But I'll tell you what - Sling Blade 00:59 But I'll tell you what Your buddy Karl here is going - Sling Blade 00:41 Your buddy Karl here is going It came over me in a rush - Sling Blade 00:46 It came over me in a rush I don't understand - Sling Blade 00:26 I don't understand You gotta make something explode to really understand it - Sling Blade 00:33 You gotta make something explode to really understand it A shovel just makes too goddamned much racket - Sling Blade 00:16 A shovel just makes too goddamned much racket

Cast

Karl Childers - Billy Bob Thornton
Doyle Hargraves - Dwight Yoakam
Charles Bushman - J.T. Walsh
Vaughan Cunningham - John Ritter
Frank Wheatley - Lucas Black
Linda Wheatley - Natalie Canerday
Jerry Woolridge - James Hampton
Karl's Father - Robert Duvall
Bill Cox - Rick Dial
Scooter Hodges - Brent Briscoe
Marsha Dwiggins - Sarah Boss
Theresa Evans - Kathy Sue Brown
Morris - Bruce Hampton
Terence - Vic Chesnutt
Monty Johnson - Mickey Jones
Randy Horsefeathers - Ian Moore
Mrs. Woolridge - Judy Pryor Trice
Bubba Woolridge - Scott Stewart
Woolridge Daughter - Betty Lynn Hall
Frostee Cream Boy - Jim Jarmusch
Albert - Tim Holder
Freddy - Tom Kagy
Woodridge Secretary (as Stacy Barrow) - Stacy Thomason
Teenage Boy - Jamie Stewart
Housekeeper - D.J. Royston
Karen - Lacy Bailey
Ticket Agent - Raymond Lewallen
Old Man - Bill Glasscock