Killer Joe [videorecording] / LD Entertainment, Voltage Pictures, and PPC present, in association with Worldview Entertainment, a Voltage Pictures/Ana Media production of a William Franklin film.

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  • 9 copies at PINES. (Show)
  • 0 copies at Athens Regional Library System.

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note: 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.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Producers, Nicolas Chartier, Scott Einbinder ; writers, Tracy Letts ; director, William Friedkin.
Participant or Performer Note: Matthew McConaughey, Gina Gershon, Thomas Haden Church, Emile Hirsch, Juno Temple.
Summary, etc.: 'Killer' Joe Cooper is a Dallas detective who doubles as a hit man 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 Note: Rating: R; for graphic disturbing content involving violence and sexuality, and a scene of brutality.
System Details Note: DVD, widescreen presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital.
Language Note: English dialog; English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Assassins > Drama.
Hostages > Drama.
Asesinos > Teatro.
Rehenes > Teatro.
Genre: Crime films.
Feature films.
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Feature films.