The Killing Summary
Stanley Kubrick

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The Killing Summary

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The Killing begins at the horse races, where the audience sees the jockeys and their horses entering. The race begins, and a gentleman enters. The narrator then tells us that the man, Marvin Unger, is the only person there who isn't excited about this fifth race, because he doesn't like racing or betting. As a bookie, though, he put $5 on each horse.

Unger goes to the bar and places a...

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