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.Sling Blade featuring Billy Bob Thornton and Dwight Yoakam is streaming on Showtime, streaming with subscription on Hulu, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 6 others. It's a drama and independent movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 96% and a high IMDb audience rating of 8.0 (81,914 votes).
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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Showtime & Hulu).
Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Showtime).
Available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 4 others).
Not available to watch free online.
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