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R| 1 hr. 44 min.

Plot Summary
In a small Montana town, Clay Bidwell (Joaquin Phoenix) finds himself increasingly surrounded by dead bodies, making him the chief suspect of an FBI murder investigation. First, his best friend kills himself during a hunting trip after discovering Clay is having an affair with his wife, Amanda (Georgina Cates). A remorseful Clay starts dating waitress Gloria (Nikki Arlyn), who is killed by the vengeful Amanda. Meanwhile, Clay becomes friends with serial killer Lester Long (Vince Vaughn).

Cast: Vince Vaughn , Janeane Garofalo , Joaquin Phoenix , Georgina Cates , Phil Morris , Scott Wilson , Vince Vieluf , Nikki Arlyn

Director: David Dobkin

Genres: Thriller, Comedy

Distributor: Gramercy Pictures

Clay Pigeons (1998)

Release Date: September 25th, 1998|1 hr. 44 min.

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  • 75
    Bob Graham San Francisco Chronicle

    It's got unpredictable plot twists and unexpected laughs coming out of dark corners. The sharp-edged film also looks terrific. show more

  • 38
    Mike Clark USA Today

    The young Pigeon turks who no doubt think they've made a hip black comedy should be forced to see it in a theater of non-sycophants, where only an occasional exasperated exhale signifies the audience isn't dead yet. [25 Sept 1998] show more

  • 50
    New York Daily News

    Cold-blooded comedy. show more

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