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Abel Ferrara’s “The Driller Killer”


A few days before Halloween, I stumbled across this classic slasher flick in it’s entirety on Youtube. It’s definitely on par with other grimy Abel Ferrara films like Bad Lieutenant and Ms. 45. It was filmed in 1979 and stars Abel Ferrara himself as the tortured artist turned driller killer maniac. It’s sort of like a demented take on Taxi Driver with way more music and sex. This movie is perfect for those rainy midnight slasher cravings. Enjoy…

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