Born Killers

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Born Killers
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Directed by Morgan J. Freeman
Written byKendall Delcambre
Produced byMarcus Allen
Gustavo Spoliansky
Jai Stefan
Starring
Cinematography Nancy Schreiber
Edited byLawrence A. Maddox
Music by Jim Lang
Production
companies
Hudson River Entertainment
SHRINK Media Inc.
Distributed by Lionsgate Home Entertainment
Release date
  • October 22, 2005 (2005-10-22)(Hamptons)
  • December 11, 2007 (2007-12-11)(United States)
Running time
87 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Born Killers [1] [2] [3] (also known as Piggy Banks) [4] [5] is a 2005 American crime drama film directed by Morgan J. Freeman and starring Jake Muxworthy, Lauren German, Tom Sizemore, Kelli Garner, and Gabriel Mann. [6] It was released on DVD on December 11, 2007, by Lionsgate Home Entertainment. [7]

Contents

Cast

Production

Principal photography took place in Utah. [8]

Controversy

During the making of the film in 2003, Tom Sizemore was told to leave the set after he allegedly touched the genitals of an anonymous child actress. [9] [10]

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