The Killing



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 gets married. But when George tells his restless wife about the scheme to steal millions from the racetrack where he works, she hatches a plot of her own.

  1. Stanley Kubrick

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Lionel White


Top Billed Cast

  1. Sterling Hayden

    Sterling Hayden

    Johnny Clay

  2. Coleen Gray

    Coleen Gray


  3. Vince Edwards

    Vince Edwards

    Val Cannon

  4. Jay C. Flippen

    Jay C. Flippen

    Marvin Unger

  5. Ted de Corsia

    Ted de Corsia

    Randy Kennan

Full Cast & Crew

The Killing
The Killing


Status Released

Release Information

  • May 20, 1956


    No rating information.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 25m

Budget $320,000.00

Revenue -



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