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Killer Joe

2011-09-10 | Comedy / Crime

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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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7 wins28 nominations
out of 6,159 movie awards
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    Golden Mouse

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    Golden Lion

  • Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

    Best Actor


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Killer Joe FAQ

The revenue of Killer Joe was 3,665,069 USD.
The genre of Killer Joe is Comedy,Crime,Thriller,Drama.
The full version of Killer Joe is provided by Tubi TV , Hulu , Amazon Video , YouTube , Google Play Movies , Apple iTunes , FandangoNOW , Vudu , Microsoft Store
On January 14, 2021, the IMDB rating of Killer Joe is 6.7/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 79/100, Metacritic rating is 62/100, TMDB rating is 6.0/10.
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 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.
The certification of Killer Joe is R.
The release date of Killer Joe is September 10, 2011.
The director of Killer Joe is William Friedkin.
Killer Joe won 2011 Venice Film Festival, 2013 Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA, 2013 Central Ohio Film Critics Association, 2012 Toronto Film Critics Association Awards, 2012 Women Film Critics Circle Awards.
On January 14, 2021, there were 5199 public reaction to Killer Joe including noirish, extraordinary, morally dubious, gruesome murder, morally bankrupt.
The production budget of Killer Joe was 10,000,000 USD.