Personal Effects (2009) – IMDb


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?

Trivia

When the film was in the development process, Chris Evans was attached to play Walter. See more »


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

E-Commerce Times: E-Business Means Business

Mon Mar 23 , 2020
March 19, 2020 Facebook has announced a $100M commitment of cash grants and ad credits to help as many as 30,000 eligible small businesses in 30 countries where the company operates. The program can help SMBs maintain their workforces, meet rent costs, connect with more customers, and cover operational costs. […]