Justin McLeod is a former teacher who lives as a recluse on the edge of town after his face is disfigured from an automobile accident ten years earlier, in which a boy was incinerated--and for which he was convicted of involuntary manslaughter. Also suspected of being a paedophile, he is befriended by Chuck, causing the town's suspicions and hostility to be ignited.
- Year: 1993
- Country: United States of America
- Genre: Drama
- Studio: Icon Entertainment International, Warner Bros. Pictures
- Keyword: friendship, boarding school, suspicion, face transplant, gay interest, teacher, love, accident, 1960s
- Director: Mel Gibson
- Cast: Mel Gibson, Nick Stahl, Margaret Whitton, Fay Masterson, Gaby Hoffmann, Geoffrey Lewis