Sleepers (1997)

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Based on the book by Lorenzo Carcaterra. Tells the story of four boys who are abused by a sadistic paedophile who works as a guard in the correction home to which they were sent in the 1960s. Eleven years later, two of them re-encounter the guard and gun him down in front of witnesses. The other two boys, one now an assistant district attorney, the other a reporter stage manage their defence, and call on the help of a sympathetic Catholic priest to provide a false alibi.

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