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Killer Joe (2011)  link to Killer Joe on IMDb  

Number: 731

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IMDb Rating:
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6.8/10 (26255 votes)

Country: USA, 102 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Thriller, Crime

Director(s): William Friedkin

Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Emile Hirsch, Juno Temple, Thomas Haden Church, Gina Gershon, Marc Macaulay, Gralen Bryant Banks, Danny Epper, Jeff Galpin, Scott A. Martin

Medium: DVD R/RW,

Storyline: Finding himself in considerable debt, Chris a Texan drug dealer, decides the only solution is to murder his mother to collect the insurance money. Getting together with his father, the ex-husband of Chris' mother, they decide to hire Joe Cooper a contract killer, who also happens to be a police detective. The plan is that the money will go to Chris' sister Dottie. However due to the size of the contract fee, Chris agrees that Joe can take Dottie as a retainer until the insurance comes through.

Location: Library

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1