An icky, sticky film you’ll be embarrassed to enjoy
By Christy Lemire
Sept. 14, 2012
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Emile Hirsch, left, plays Chris, a drug dealer who hires a hit man to kill his mother for the insurance payoff after she steals his stash in "Killer Joe." Gina Gershon plays Chris' stepmother, Thomas Haden Church is his father and Juno Temple, his sister. Matthew McCounaghy, below, is the hired killer.
COURTESY LD ENTERTAINMENT Matthew McCounaghy is the hired killer in "Killer Joe."