Preview: Killer Joe (2012)


A corrupt cop is hired to kill three siblings' mother for her life insurance policy. Only their plans to use the money are thwarted from various mistakes made in the process.

  • Poster: C+


It has a homespun psychotic quality that appeals to me, but it doesn't use space effectively, leaving too much chunks of openness.

  • Trailer: B


It's the first time I've seen a preview with McConaughey that I've actually thought he might be worth catching. The rest of the film looks like a bleak mess however.

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Release Date:

  • July 27, 2012