Driller Killer

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database


Driller Killer (1979, USA) is a Slasher film directed by Abel Ferrara.


Main Details

  • Released in 1979
  • Color
  • Running Time: 96 min | UK:94 min (cut version) | UK:96 min (uncut version)
  • Production Co: Navaron Productions
  • Distribution Co: Rochelle Films (1979) (USA) (theatrical)
  • Directed by Abel Ferrara
  • Written by Nicholas St. John
  • Starring Abel Ferrara, Carolyn Marz, Baybi Day, Harry Schultz, Alan Wynroth
  • Produced by Rochelle Weisberg
  • Original Music by Joe Delia
  • Cinematography by Ken Kelsch, James Lemmo (as Jimmy Spears)
  • Film Editing by Bonnie Constant, Michael Constant, Abel Ferrara (as Jimmy Laine), Orlando Gallini

Also Known As

  • El Asesino del taladro (Spain)
  • O Shizofrenis dolofonos me to trypani (Greece)
  • Sti folia tou shizofreni (Greece) (reissue title)


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