- Original title
- Killer Joe
- Running Time
- 103 min.
- United States
- William Friedkin
- Tracy Letts
- C.C. Adcock
- Caleb Deschanel
- Matthew McConaughey, Emile Hirsch, Thomas Haden Church, Gina Gershon, Juno Temple
- Production Co.
- Voltage Pictures / Worldview Entertainment
Thriller. Drama | Black comedy. Crime. Neo-noir. Family Relationships
- Synopsis / Plot
- 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 Chrisâ€™ mother, they decide to hire Joe Cooper a contract killer, who also happens to be a police detective.
: Venice Film Festival: Official Selection
: Independent Spirit Awards: Nominated for Best Actor (McConaughey)
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