Billy Bob Thornton wrote, directed, and stars in this quietly powerful character study of Karl Childers, a mildly retarded man who returns to his hometown after serving 25 years in an institution for killing his mother and her lover. Childers moves in with a woman and her young son, whom he has befriended, but soon faces adversity from the woman's redneck boyfriend. Lucas Black, Dwight Yoakam, John Ritter co-star. Director's cut; 148 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital5.1; Subtitles: Spanish; audio commentary; featurettes; interviews; more. Two-disc set.