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Release Date: June 18th, 2010

DVD Release Date: September 28th, 2010

R|1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary
An encounter with an aggressive prostitute (Jessica Alba) brings a Texas lawman's (Casey Affleck) homicidal tendencies screaming to the surface.

Cast: Casey Affleck, Kate Hudson, Jessica Alba, Simon Baker, Bill Pullman, Ned Beatty, Elias Koteas, Tom Bower

Director: Michael Winterbottom

Genres: Thriller, Crime drama

Production Co: Muse Productions, Revolution, Stone Canyon

Distributors: IFC Films

Ratings & Reviews

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  • The Killer Inside Me is tough, disturbing stuff: We're tagging along with a sociopath as he explains himself, reveals himself, works things out inside his head. show more

  • A streamlined script might have helped. Curran and Winterbottom lose themselves in the soupy business of union shenanigans, an internal investigation and Lou's intervention in a troubled boy's life, but the added complications -- and the talk, talk, talk they require -- take away from the disquieting core of Thompson's story. show more

  • Good-looking but not very effective adaptation of the seedy classic by "Grifters" author Jim Thompson. show more

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