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Rated NR · 90 minutes · 2008

In Watts, an urban and mostly African-American section of Los Angeles, Stan (Henry Gayle Sanders) spends his days toiling away at a local slaughterhouse. His macabre profession seeps into his personal life as he struggles to keep his family afloat and content. Other life situations also prove to be difficult, since it seems that dark intentions lurk within the people he meets outside his family. The layers of stress cause Stan to question whether a better quality of life is possible.
Director: Charles Burnett
Producer: Charles Burnett
Cast: Henry Sanders, Kaycee Moore, Charles Bracy, Angela Burnett, Eugene Cherry and Jack Drummond

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Tucson Weekly Go See This Movie The classic 'Killer of Sheep' finally gets the theatrical release it so richly deserves by James DiGiovanna 07/05/2007
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