The United States of Leland (2003)


A withdrawn young man, Leland Fitzgerald is imprisoned for the murder of a mentally disabled boy, who also happened to be the brother of his girlfriend, Becky.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.


Pearl Madison
Leland P. Fitzgerald
Mrs. Calderon
Ryan Pollard
TV Reporter
Allen Harris
Sheriff Donaldson
Cop One
Security Guard
News Anchor
Detention Specialist
Main Entrance Guard
Airplane Woman
Albert T. Fitzgerald
6-Year-Old Leland
Court Officer
Hotel Waitress
12-Year-Old Leland
Cemetery Reporter
Mechanic #2
First Officer
Becky Pollard
Second Officer
Grocery Guy
Marybeth Fitzgerald
Julie Pollard
Harry Pollard
Karen Pollard


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