Personal Effects (2009) – IMDb

Christel Deskins

Edit Storyline Walter, 24, is a wrestler, competing for a spot on the national team when he learns of his sister’s brutal death. He comes home to help his mother; he works out, takes a dead-end job, and goes to the trial of the accused murderer. He becomes friends with […]


Edit

Storyline

Walter, 24, is a wrestler, competing for a spot on the national team when he learns of his sister’s brutal death. He comes home to help his mother; he works out, takes a dead-end job, and goes to the trial of the accused murderer. He becomes friends with Linda, her husband murdered; she’s raising a teen son, Clay, who’s deaf. Walter gets Clay into wrestling. He accompanies Linda to events at a center where she works. He sees her at the courthouse. They wait for verdicts. Walter’s mother takes her daughter’s things to a rummage sale. Clay has his father’s pistol. How will grief express itself?
Written by
<[email protected]>


Plot Summary
|
Add Synopsis



Taglines:

The space between loss and love.




Edit

Did You Know?


Goofs

Linda offers Walter a Marlboro Red cigarette outside the courthouse. He declines. She then pulls a cigarette out of the pack and lights it. The cigarette, and filter, are completely white. Marlboro regulars are white with a brown filter. See more »


Quotes

[first lines]

Clay:
I collect goldfish. I keep them in a small tank in my bedroom. Other kids my age like dogs – if they like animals at all. But for me, it’s goldfish. I understand them, living under water in a little bowl, hearing nothing, just watching everything through glass.

See more »


Connections

References Late Show with David Letterman (1993)

See more »


Soundtracks

India
(Clint Sands (as Clinton F. Sands))
Performed by Clint Sands (as Clinton Sands)
Courtesy of Media Creature Music
See more »

Source Article

Next Post

IGAD Finance Ministers Commit to Establish Emergency Fund to Combat COVID-19

The Ministers of Finance from the Intergovernmental Authority (IGAD) member states have committed to raise emergency fund to combat COVID-19 and mitigate its adverse economic effects. The IGAD Executive Secretary Dr Workneh Gebeyehuconvened a video teleconference for the Finance Ministers on Thursday following the meeting of the regional Health Ministers […]