In the crime thriller Killing Them Softly, three dumb guys who think they're smart rob a mob-protected card game, causing the local criminal economy to collapse. Professional enforcer Jackie Cogan (Brad Pitt) is hired to track them down and restore order. Written for the screen and directed by Andrew Dominik (The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, Chopper), Killing Them Softly is based on the George V. Higgins novel Cogan's Trade. Also featuring Richard Jenkins (The Visitor), James Gandolfini ("The Sopranos"), Ray Liotta (Narc), Scoot McNairy, Sam Shepard, Ben Mendelsohn (Animal Kingdom) and Vincent Curatola ("The Sopranos"). Official Web Site

Director:

Andrew Dominik

Cast:

Brad Pitt, Richard Jenkins, James Gandolfini, Ray Liotta, Scoot McNairy, Ben Mendelsohn, Vincent Curatola, Max Casella, Sam Shepard

MPAA Rating:

R

Run Time:

1hr 37mins

Release Year:

2012

Country Of Origin:

USA