The Driller Killer Reviews

April 11, 2018
Has some surprisingly strong performances, coupled with a vibe and attitude that's a great look into the gritty punk atmosphere of New York City at that time period.
November 28, 2016
a thematically dense, messily grounded film which, although about a drill, never bores - and there is nothing else quite like it.
February 5, 2010
A corruscating tale of a mind liberated by psychosis
March 11, 2009
This 1979 budgeter takes up from the 70s grindhouse and precedes the flourishing horror-comedies of the 80s.
April 9, 2007
Worthwhile for admirers of Ferrara's overall portfolio; probably too slow and odd for those hoping for shallow splatter.
April 2, 2006
Only sporadically exhibits the skill and wit of [Ferrara's] scintillatingly skuzzy subsequent efforts.
November 7, 2005
Dystopic Punk-era Manhattan by Abel Ferrara - Very cool!
August 24, 2005
Okay slasher flick.
July 29, 2004
There's a grim, grimy and rather unsettling vibe to the thing; this is not the sort of horror movie where you "root" for the oft-maligned misfit.