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
DVDs | Lionsgate | 2012 | [Widescreen version.]
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD K DRAMA) plus 1 more
Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, 2012.
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; 5.1 Dolby Digital.
In English, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish.
Matthew McConaughey, Gina Gershon, Thomas Haden Church, Emile Hirsch, Juno Temple.
Producers, Nicolas Chartier, Scott Einbinder ; writers, Tracy Letts ; director, William Friedkin.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
MPAA rating: R; for graphic disturbing content involving violence and sexuality, and a scene of brutality.
'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.
Special features: Southern Fried hospitality: from stage to screen; SXSW Q&A with cast; SXSW intro with William Friedkin; "White Trash" Red Band trailer.