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Killer of Sheep (1978)

11/14/1978 (US) Drama 1h 20m


Stan works in drudgery at a slaughterhouse. His personal life is drab. Dissatisfaction and ennui keep him unresponsive to the needs of his adoring wife, and he must struggle against influences which would dishonor and endanger him and his family.

  1. Charles Burnett

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Henry G. Sanders

    Henry G. Sanders


  2. Kaycee Moore

    Kaycee Moore

    Stan's Wife

  3. Charles Bracy


  4. Angela Burnett

    Stan's Daughter

  5. Eugene Cherry


  6. Jack Drummond

    Stan's Son

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Killer of Sheep
Killer of Sheep

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $100,000.00

Revenue $362,222.00


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