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Killer Joe [videorecording] / Lo Entertainment Voltage Pictures and PPC ; director, William Friedkin ; writer, Tracy Letts ; producers, Nicolas Chartier, Scott Einbinder.

DVD DVD (c2012.)
Description: 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, c2012.
4 of 4 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
2 of 2 copies available at Salem.
0 current holds with 4 total copies.
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  • Edition: Unrated director's cut.
General Note: Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Special features: Southern fried hospitality: from stage to screen; SXSW Q&A with cast; SXSW intro with William Friedkin; "White trash" red band trailer; audio commentary.
Creation/Production Credits: Director of photography, Caleb Deschanel ; editor, Darrin Navardo ; music, Tyler Bates.
Participant or Performer: Matthew McConaughey, Emile Hirsch, Juno Temple.
Summary: 'Killer' Joe Cooper is a Dallas detective who doubles as a hitman with the charm of a Southern gentleman. Chris hires Joe to kill his mother in order to collect her life insurance and pay off his debts. When Chris is unable to pay for the service up front, Joe takes Chris's sister Dottie as a retainer until he can be paid.
Target Audience: Rating: Unrated; for graphic disturbing content involving violence and sexuality, and a scene of brutality.
System Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language: English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Authors: Friedkin, William. (Added Author). Letts, Tracy, 1965- (Added Author). Chartier, Nicolas. (Added Author). Einbinder, Scott. (Added Author). McConaughey, Matthew, 1969- (Added Author). Hirsch, Emile, 1985- (Added Author). Temple, Juno, 1989- (Added Author). Lions Gate Films. (Added Author).


Friedkin, William. "Killer Joe." Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, 2012.

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