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  1. Matthew McConaughey as Roland Deschain in Dark Tower?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... ntense central character on a massive canvas for multiple films. How do you Tower-heads feel about Dave Wooderson/Killer Joe/Ron Woodruff/Rust Cohle as Roland Deschain?


  2. Killer Joe Starts Tonight at the Players' RingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 |

    Traubert Productions presents Tracy Letts ' KILLER JOE at The Players ' Ring in Portsmouth, NH. Performance dates are tonight, October 16 - November 1, 2015.


  3. Killer Joe to Run 10/16-11/1 at the Players' RingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 |

    Traubert Productions presents Tracy Letts ' KILLER JOE at The Players ' Ring in Portsmouth, NH. Performance dates are October 16 - November 1, 2015.


  4. Video: Tracy Letts Impersonates Dick Cheney on Funny or DieRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 |

    FUNNY OR DIE recently started a parody Twitter account under the name of Dick Cheney where they have been posting videos of Tony Award-winning actor Tracy Letts portraying the politician. Click here to watch the entertaining clips of "Daily Cheney" where 'Cheney' talks about everything from the price of love to how you win at kissing! Tracy Letts is an American playwright, screenwriter and actor who received the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his play August: Osage County and a Tony Award for his portrayal of George in the revival of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? He wrote the screenplays of three films adapted from his own plays: Bug and Killer Joe, both directed by William Friedkin , and August: Osage County, directed by John Wells .


  5. VIDEO: First Look - Matthew McConaughey Stars in All-New Lincoln Motors TV SpotRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2015 |

    ... in Lee Daniels' "The Paperboy," and was a Spirit Award nominee for playing the title role in William Friedkin's "Killer Joe." April 2013 saw the release of Jeff Nichols' "Mud," which received rave reviews and was a sleeper hit in the national box ...


  6. 'Guardians of the Galaxy 2': Tyler Bates Will Return to Score SequelRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 | Collider

    ... his talents to an impressive rage of minor and major masterworks, from William Friedkin 's suavely diabolic Killer Joe and Ti West 's The Sacrament to a variety of films from Rob Zombie and Mario Van Peebles ' deeply personal Baadasssss! Along with ...


  7. Actor Emile Hirsch to serve 15 days in jail for Sundance attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 |

    ... bars in Utah -- but it could have been much worse. According to The Associated Press, the "Into the Wild" and "Killer Joe" actor pleaded guilty on Monday (Aug. 17) to misdemeanor assault after being accused in January of putting a Paramount Pictures ...


  8. William Friedkin Developing Don Winslow's 'The Winter of Frankie Machine'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | /film

    ... script draft either written by or with the participation of Winslow. Friedkin tells Deadline he wants to take a Killer Joe -stye approach to The Winter of Frankie Machine , crafting a down and dirty adaptation. And Winslow says having Friedkin ...


  9. TEN's TV Picks for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 |

    ... tiramisu. Whether it's ideas for next year's holidays or Sunday's dinner, there should be something for you here. Killer Joe 12:05AM, Channel Four Before Oscar glory with Dallas Buyers Club , Matthew McConaughey took a hammer to his rom-com leading ...


  10. Friedkin To Direct "Frankie Machine"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | Dark Horizons News

    ... either write or co-write and hopes to make the project on a sub-$15 million budget and in the same way he did "Killer Joe," the gritty indie thriller adaptation of the Tracy Letts play starring Matthew McConaughey. This comes on top of a recent deal ...


  11. the Winter of Frankie Machine: William Friedkin to Direct Don Winslow's BestsellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | Collider

    William Friedkin ( The Exorcist , Killer Joe ) has signed on to develop and direct an adaptation of Don Winslow 's bestselling 2007 novel, The Winter of Frankie Machine . The crime drama centers on Frank Machianno a.k.a. Frankie Machine, a retired ...


  12. William Friedkin is planning a return to the director's chair! RejoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... I get doubly excited. Friedkin's last cinematic outing was the awesomely weird deep fried southern crime flick Killer Joe. We know from that film and the handful of legit classics he's made that when Friedkin shows us the seedy underbelly of crime ...


  13. SUPERFLACKRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 |

    ... "12 Years a Slave". As much as I respect Mr. Friedkin's talent, especially with his recent films ("Bug" and "Killer Joe"), I have to say his statements sound like that of the bitter old man crying out to the youths, "get off my lawn". Yes, I will ...


  14. Ten ultimate movie comebacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 |

    ... It reminded the industry that McConaughey was a powerful, charismatic actor, not just some pecs and a smile, and Killer Joe , Mud , Magic Mike , Dallas Buyers Club and Interstellar followed. A lot of Ben Affleck's bad luck seemed to be dealt by his ...


  15. Interview with Actor Matthew McConaugheyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Home Business

    ... charming romantic hero, he would seek out more serious roles in smaller, independent projects. Recent films like Killer Joe , The Paperboy , The Wolf of Wall Street , and Mud have seen him playing against type as he tries to widen his range in ...


  16. Capone talks dogs, Daddy's Home, and Divorce with Max star Thomas Haden ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... work as the CEO of Brawndo in IDIOCRACY? In more recent years, he's been seen in EASY A, William Friedkin's KILLER JOE, Cameron Crowe's WE BUILT A ZOO, JOHN CARTER (as a martian), and opposite Greg Kinnear in last year's surprise hit HEAVEN IS FOR ...


  17. William Friedkin to Direct the 'To Live and Die in L.A.' TV ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 |

    ... age. Friedkin even told us that TV show versions of at least two of his movies were in the works . The first was Killer Joe , about a Dallas detective who is a hired killer on the side, and the second was To Live and Die in L.A. , about reckless ...


  18. Interview: Thomas Hayden Church on "Max," "Killer Joe"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... found within the Belgian Malinois breed, and more. He also talked about his involvement in William Friedkin 's " Killer Joe ," which offered him a role that he calls a "premium moment" of his career, and inspired him to give Friedkin a historic gift ...


  19. 5 things that give us hope from the season two premiere of True DetectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 |

    ... of the dreadful rom-coms - in the midst of his McConaissance, reinventing himself with this show and films like Killer Joe, Dallas Buyers Club and Interstellar. McConaughey's turn as Rust Cohle was truly one of the most mesmerising TV performances ...


  20. Stephen Romano's Retro 13: Sudden Death - SorcererRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 |

    ... No small assessment, speaking as we are about the man who gave us of The Exorcist, The French Connection and Killer Joe . Guys like this are legends, of course, and it's often hard for guys like me to be truly objective about their work. But one ...