Killer Joe

'Killer Joe' Review

by Jordan Hoffman July 25, 2012 @ 1:40 PM
LD Entertainment
No one will ever accuse director William Friedkin ('The Exorcist') of mellowing with age.  His newest film, 'Killer Joe,' is an unrepentant celebration of sleaze that is downright quaint in its blithe attitude toward morals, purpose or restraint. It is, depending on your world view, a breath of fresh air or a harbinger of our eroded sense of ethical responsibility.
I'll go with the former.