The United States of Leland
Crime. Confusion. Compassion. They're all just states of mind. Jan. 18, 2003 USA 108 Min.
A withdrawn young man, Leland Fitzgerald is imprisoned for the murder of a mentally disabled boy, who also happened to be the brother of his girlfriend, Becky. As the community struggles to deal with the killing, Pearl Madison, a teacher at the prison, decides to write about Leland’s case. Meanwhile, others affected by the murder, including Becky and her sister, Julie, must contend with their own problems.
Original title The United States of Leland
IMDb Rating 7.1 21,439 votes
TMDb Rating 6.7 122 votes