The word that came to mind after watching "Half Nelson" was beautiful.... I really thought it was (as well as better then "Last King Of Scotland")
And these are the quotes from Half Nelson worth considering:
3. "Man ... I'm sweating like George Bush on Judgment Day."
2. "Second chances are rare, man. You ought to take better advantage of them."
1. "The sun goes up and then it comes down, but everytime that happens what do you get? You get a new day."
(I took the liberty of ranking them. There's also this great monolouge about change and control well worth a listening.)
Here's another beautiful thing: