Monster's Ball

A somber meditation on racism and family pathology, anchored by solid performances. Aging patriarch Buck Grotowski (Peter Boyle) has left his middle-aged son Hank (Billy Bob Thornton) and Hank's son Sonny (Heath Ledger) two legacies: loyalty to the Georgia Department of Corrections and racism. Now Buck, crippled by emphysema, is bitterly dependent on Hank...read more

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01:39 — After a family tragedy, a racist prison guard reexamines his attitudes while falling in love with the African American wife of the last prisoner he ex (more…)
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01:39 — Trailer for Monster's Ball. Film is a hard-hitting Southern drama tempered by a story of powerful life-changing love. It is the story of Hank (Billy (more…)

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  • Released: 2001
  • Rating: R
  • Review: A somber meditation on racism and family pathology, anchored by solid performances. Aging patriarch Buck Grotowski (Peter Boyle) has left his middle-aged son Hank (Billy Bob Thornton) and Hank's son Sonny (Heath Ledger) two legacies: loyalty to the Georgia… (more)

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