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The United States of Leland 2003

  • Matthew Ryan Hoge
  • January 18, 2003
  • 108 mins
  • English
  • Crime, Drama
Crime. Confusion. Compassion. They're all just states of mind.
A withdrawn young man, Leland Fitzgerald is imprisoned for the murder of a mentally disabled boy, who also happened to be the brother of his girlfriend, Becky. As the community struggles to deal with the killing, Pearl Madison, a teacher at the prison, decides to write about Leland's case. Meanwhile, others affected by the murder, including Becky and her sister, Julie, must contend with their own problems.


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The story unfolds nicely in this coral movie which succeeds to be a study on mistakes, heartbreak, sadness and ultimately, human condition.

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