Lions Gate Films | Release Date: December 26, 2001
Summary: A hard-hitting Southern drama tempered by a story of powerful, life-changing love. It is the story of Hank (Thornton), an embittered prison guard working on Death Row in rural Georgia. He begins an unlikely but emotionally charged affair with Leticia (Berry), the wife of a man he has just executed. (Lions Gate Films)
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Runtime: 111 min
Rating: Rated R for strong sexual content, language and violence.
Production: Lee Daniels Entertainment
Genres: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Jun 11, 2002
Director Credit
Marc Forster Director
Writer Credit
Milo Addica Written By
Will Rokos Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Billy Bob Thornton Hank Grotowski
Halle Berry Leticia Musgrove
Cast Credit
Amber Rules Vera
Anthony Bean Dappa Smith
Charles Cowan Jr. Willie Cooper
Francine Segal Georgia Ann Paynes
Gabrielle Witcher Betty
Heath Ledger Sonny Grotowski
John McConnell Harvey Shoonmaker
Marcus Lyle Brown Phil Huggins
Milo Addica Tommy Roulaine
Mos Def Ryrus Cooper
Peter Boyle Buck Grotowski
Taylor LaGrange Darryl Cooper
Taylor Simpson Lucille
Producer Credit
Eric Kopeloff Line Producer
Lee Daniels Producer
Mark Urman Executive Producer
Michael Burns Executive Producer
Michael Paseornek Executive Producer
Milo Addica Co-Producer
Will Rokos Co-Producer