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Leticia Musgrove and Hank Grotowski, Monster’s Ball?
Played by: Halle Berry and Billy Bob Thornton An aging, racist, seemingly heartless prison guard falls for an African-American beauty whose husband’s execution he oversees. Brought together by mutual grief over the deaths of their spouses and sons, the unlikely duo’s bond grows stronger with (hyper-realistic) sex, booze, and chocolate ice cream. —Maane Khatchatourian
Image Credit: Jeanne Louise Bulliard
October 26 2012 — 12:00 AM EDT