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Killer Joe

2011-09-10 | Crime / Thriller

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A cop who moonlights as a hit man agrees to kill the hated mother of a desperate drug dealer in exchange for a tumble with the young man's virginal sister.
Director: William Friedkin
Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Emile Hirsch

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A cop who moonlights as a hit man agrees to kill the hated mother of a desperate drug dealer in exchange for a tumble with the young man's virginal sister..
The director of Killer Joe is William Friedkin.
The casts of Killer Joe are Matthew McConaughey starring as Killer Joe Cooper, Emile Hirsch starring as Chris Smith, Thomas Haden Church starring as Ansel, Gina Gershon starring as Sharla, Juno Temple starring as Dottie Smith, Marc Macaulay starring as Digger Soames.
On July 23, 2021, the IMDB rating of Killer Joe is 6.7/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 80/100, Metacritic rating is 62/100, TMDB rating is 6.0/10.
The runtime of Killer Joe is 102 minutes.
On July 23, 2021, there were 5267 public reaction to Killer Joe including adult theme, dark and twisted, depraved, sick and twisted, sexually explicit.
The certification of Killer Joe is R,NC-17.
The genre of Killer Joe is Crime,Thriller,Drama.
The release date of Killer Joe is September 10, 2011.
The production budget of Killer Joe was 10,000,000 USD.
The revenue of Killer Joe was 4,633,668 USD.