Clay Pigeons

Clay Pigeons (1998)

Some killers are strange, some are deranged, and some are just plain psycho.

  • Genre: Crime
  • Release Date: 1998-09-25
  • User Rating: 6.3/10 from 69 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 44min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Intermedia Films
  • Production Country: Germany, United States of America
  • Director:
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Clay is a young man in a small town who witnesses his friend, Earl kill himself because of the ongoing affair that Clay was having with the man's wife, Amanda. Feeling guilty, Clay now resists the widow when she presses him to continue with their sexual affairs. Clay inadvertently befriends a serial killer named Lester Long, who murders the widow in an attempt to "help" his "fishing buddy."

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  • Joaquin Phoenix

    as Clay Bidwell
  • Vince Vaughn

    as Lester Long
  • Janeane Garofalo

    as Agent Dale Shelby
  • Gregory Sporleder

    as Earl
  • Georgina Cates

    as Amanda
  • Vince Vieluf

    as Deputy Barney
  • Joseph D. Reitman

    as Glen
  • Nicole Arlyn

    as Gloria Collins
  • Scott Wilson

    as Sheriff Dan Mooney
  • Wayne Brennan

    as Minister
  • Jeff Olson

    as Mark
  • Monica Moench

    as Kimberly
  • Kevin Rahm

    as Bystander at Amanda's
  • Jesse Bennett

    as Dr. Jaffe
  • Phil Morris

    as Agent Reynard
  • Kari White

    as Dolores
Production Ridley Scott Producer
Production Tony Scott Executive Producer
Production Risa Bramon Garcia Casting
Crew Eric Alan Edwards Cinematography
Costume & Make-Up Gina Monaci Key Hair Stylist
Costume & Make-Up Gina Monaci Key Makeup Artist
Sound John Lurie Music
Production Guy East Executive Producer
Production Nigel Sinclair Executive Producer
Production Randi Hiller Casting
Art Clark Hunter Production Design
Directing David Dobkin Director
Production Chris Dorr Co-Producer
Art Traci Kirshbaum Set Decoration
Production Chris Zarpas Producer
Costume & Make-Up Laura Goldsmith Costume Design
Camera Mark Emery Moore Steadicam Operator
Writing Matthew L. Healy Writer
Camera Richard Rutkowski First Assistant Camera
Editing Stan Salfas Editor
Art Max Biscoe Art Direction
Production Carrie Morrow Co-Producer
Costume & Make-Up Tangi Crawford Costume Supervisor
Directing Jennifer Getzinger Script Supervisor
Camera Bob Gorelick Steadicam Operator
Camera Michael Pizzuto Key Grip
Directing Matias Alvarez First Assistant Director
Sound Michelle Kuznetsky Music Supervisor
Sound Mary Ramos Music Supervisor
Camera Bruce Birmelin Still Photographer
Production Kara Harshbarger Casting
Crew Nancy Willen Unit Publicist
Sound Robert Eber Sound Mixer
Production Lee A. Steadman Location Manager
Directing Michael Hennessey Second Assistant Director
Production Donald H. Walker Unit Production Manager