History YMMV / SlingBlade

12th Aug '15 12:34:26 AM ManEFaces
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* IAmNotShazam: Many people who are unfamiliar with the movie think that Sling Blade is the protagonist's name. Evidenced by closed captions that say:
-->'''[[Insert character name]]''' (Imitating Sling Blade): Mustard and biscuits, mm-hmm.



* [[IAmNotShazam Some folks call me Shazam]]: Because of the film, "Sling Blade" is used by some as a derogatory term for the mentally challenged.

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* [[IAmNotShazam Some folks call me Shazam]]: Shazam]]:
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Because of the film, "Sling Blade" is used by some as a derogatory term for the mentally challenged.challenged.
** Many people who are unfamiliar with the movie think that Sling Blade is the protagonist's name. Evidenced by closed captions that say:
-->'''[[Insert character name]]''' (Imitating Sling Blade): Mustard and biscuits, mm-hmm.
3rd Jul '15 10:58:28 PM nombretomado
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*** When promoting the film on LateNightWithConanOBrien, Yoakam shared an amusing anecdote about how he knew he had done a good job when after the premiere, his own mother looked him dead in the eyes and said "[[spoiler: I'm glad he killed you!]]".

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*** When promoting the film on LateNightWithConanOBrien, ''Series/LateNight With Creator/ConanOBrien'', Yoakam shared an amusing anecdote about how he knew he had done a good job when after the premiere, his own mother looked him dead in the eyes and said "[[spoiler: I'm glad he killed you!]]".
24th Apr '15 9:20:47 AM thecarolinabull01
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* HollywoodHomely: Billy Bob Thornton was told by Billy Wilder that he was too ugly to be an actor and should write a screenplay to exploit his features

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* HollywoodHomely: Billy Bob Thornton was told by Billy Wilder that he was too ugly to be an actor and should write a screenplay to exploit his featuresfeatures.
* IAmNotShazam: Many people who are unfamiliar with the movie think that Sling Blade is the protagonist's name. Evidenced by closed captions that say:
-->'''[[Insert character name]]''' (Imitating Sling Blade): Mustard and biscuits, mm-hmm.
6th Sep '14 11:05:59 PM cdm41
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* OneSceneWonder: [[spoiler: Robert Duvall]] as Karl's father.
6th Sep '14 11:03:36 PM cdm41
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** This is debatable as he has just [[made things right with his father and forgiven himself for what happened to his brother.]]

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** This is debatable as he has just [[made [[spoiler: made things right with his father and forgiven himself for what happened to his brother.]]
6th Sep '14 11:03:23 PM cdm41
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** This is debatable as he has just [[made things right with his father and forgiven himself for what happened to his brother.]]
31st Jan '14 9:42:10 AM Willbyr
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** Also, country singer DwightYoakam is surprisingly damn frightening as Doyle.

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** Also, country singer DwightYoakam Music/DwightYoakam is surprisingly damn frightening as Doyle.
23rd Jan '14 8:26:41 AM Ecclytennysmithylove
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* HollywoodHomely: Billy Bob Thornton was told by Billy Wilder that he was too ugly to be an actor and should write a screenplay to exploit his features



* [[IAmNotShazam Some folks call me Shazam]]: Because of the film, "Sling Blade" is used by some as a derogatory term for the mentally challenged.

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* [[IAmNotShazam Some folks call me Shazam]]: Because of the film, "Sling Blade" is used HollywoodHomely: Billy Bob Thornton was told by some as Billy Wilder that he was too ugly to be an actor and should write a derogatory term for the mentally challenged.screenplay to exploit his features


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* [[IAmNotShazam Some folks call me Shazam]]: Because of the film, "Sling Blade" is used by some as a derogatory term for the mentally challenged.
23rd Jan '14 8:25:10 AM Ecclytennysmithylove
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* CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming: [[spoiler: As Karl prepares to leave, he sits by the lake with his new best friend, the boy Frank. Karl gingerly puts his arm around Frank and says, "I love you, boy." [[ManlyTears Not a dry eye in my head when I first saw it.]]]]
** [[spoiler: Also, after Karl revisits his home and gives a ReasonYouSuckSpeech to his senile/insane old father, he visits the gravesite he created so long ago for his premature little brother and honors him briefly... "Little feller."]]
** Karl proclaims that he'd never hurt Linda or Frankie, and would lay his hand on the Bible and say the same thing.
** Despite not seeming to be interested in Melinda, Karl Keeps the flowers she gave him.
23rd Jan '14 8:24:06 AM Ecclytennysmithylove
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* CrowningMomentOfAwesome: [[spoiler: [[PapaWolf "Mister, don't you never lay another hand on that boy, you understand me?"]]]] Also, [[spoiler: Frank snaps and throws everything he can reach when Doyle crosses his MoralEventHorizon.]]
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