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The Killing (1956)

NR 85 min - Drama, Action, Thriller, Crime - 8 May 1956
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Career criminal Johnny Clay recruits a sharpshooter, a crooked police officer, a bartender and a betting teller named George, among others, for one last job before he goes straight and marries his fiancee, Fay. But when George tells his restless wife, Sherry, about the scheme to steal millions from the racetrack where he works, she hatches a plot of her own.

Director:  Stanley Kubrick
Stars:  Sterling Hayden, Coleen Gray, Vince Edwards, Jay C. Flippen, Elisha Cook Jr., Marie Windsor, Ted de Corsia, Joe Sawyer, James Edwards, Timothy Carey, Joe Turkel, Jay Adler, Kola Kwariani, Tito Vuolo, Dorothy Adams, James Griffith, Herbert Ellis, Cecil Elliott, Steve Mitchell, Mary Carroll, William Benedict, Charles Cane, Robert Williams, Tom Coleman, Rodney Dangerfield, Franklyn Farnum, John George, Art Gilmore, Kenner G. Kemp, Carl M. Leviness, Sol Gorss, Harry Hines, Hal J. Moore, Harvey Parry, Richard Reeves, Frank Richards, Arthur Tovey

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Storyline

Career criminal Johnny Clay recruits a sharpshooter, a crooked police officer, a bartender and a betting teller named George, among others, for one last job before he goes straight and marries his fiancee, Fay. But when George tells his restless wife, Sherry, about the scheme to steal millions from the racetrack where he works, she hatches a plot of her own.


Collections: Season 3

Tagline: ...Like No Other Picture Since "Scarface" and "Little Caesar"!

Genres: Drama, Action, Thriller, Crime

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Language:  English
Release Date:  8 May 1956

Box Office

Budget:  $320,000

Company Credits

Production Companies:  United Artists, Harris-Kubrick Productions

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 25 min

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