Killer Joe by Tracy Letts

By Tracy Letts

"One of our most precious playwrights."—Time Out New York

"A hideously humorous tabloid noir. . . . Letts' stability of irony and empathy keeps to impress."—LA Weekly

A definitively dysfunctional family members provides in to its basest instincts and is pressured to stand hidden truths during this twisted modern day fairy story via the Pulitzer Prize–winning writer of August: Osage County. played in fifteen nations and twelve languages considering the fact that its 1998 degree debut, Killer Joe is "a terrifically tasty potboiler. . . . It has the stress-free hairpin turns of the normal secret mystery, yet it is the skewed transferring relationships that hold you hooked" (The long island Times). Now a significantly acclaimed movie tailored by means of the playwright and starring Matthew McConaughey.

Tracy Letts is the writer of the Pulitzer Prize– and Tony Award–winning play August: Osage County (soon to be a function movie starring Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts). His different performs contain Bug, Superior Donuts, and Man from Nebraska, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. he's an ensemble member of the Steppenwolf Theatre corporation in Chicago as playwright and actor.

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