Sleepers (1996)

R  |   |  Crime, Drama, Thriller


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After a prank goes disastrously wrong, a group of boys are sent to a detention center where they are brutalized; over 10 years later, they get their chance for revenge.


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Trivia

Author Lorenzo Carcaterra has claimed that his book on which the film is based was a true story of his childhood. When the New York legal community went on record stating that no cases resembling the events of his book could be found in any court records, Carcaterra ... ...


Quotes

Lorenzo: This is a true story about friendship that runs deeper than blood. This is my story and that of the only three friends in my life that truely mattered. Two of them were killers who never made it past the age of 30. The other's a non-practicing ...


Goofs

The amount of blood on Michael's face during the scene in the Wilkinson lunchroom.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Crime | Drama | Thriller

Details

Release Date:

18 October 1996

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

Box Office

Budget:

$44,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$12,305,745 (USA) (18 October 1996)

Gross:

$53,300,852 (USA) (24 January 1997)

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