The Driller Killer Reviews

September 15, 2020
More grindhouse than arthouse, The Driller Killer does have a striking ambience... If only the rest of the film could match these visceral moments.
December 20, 2016
you can see both Ferrara's strengths and weaknesses at play here, although some of the latter can be explained at least partially by marketplace demands for a low-budget genre film
May 30, 2010
In a lot of very important ways, the film is stiff and clumsy... there is one way in which the film is kind of brilliant: its depiction of the New York punk scene.
June 26, 2005
June 24, 2004
I suspect that a viewer might also begin wielding a power drill if he or she had to sit through it too many times.