Killing Them Softly is a 2012 American neo-noir crime film directed by Andrew Dominik and starring Brad Pitt, based on the 1974 novel Cogan's Trade by George V. Higgins. On May 22, 2012, the film premiered in competition for the Palme d'Or at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival, receiving positive early reviews. The film is about three small-time crooks who rob a Mob-protected illegal gambling operation, which prompts the Mob to send in two hitmen, Jackie (Brad Pitt) and Mickey (James Gandolfini) to deal with the perpetrators. Wikipedia
Killing Them Softly is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, Films based on novels, Crime films, Films set in New Orleans, Louisiana, Films shot in New Orleans, Louisiana, The Weinstein Company films, American crime thriller films, Films set in 2008 and 2012 films.
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