The Driller Killer (1979) Poster


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The Wild One (1953)
Picture of Brando as Johnny Strabler is shown on a wall.
Peter Gunn (1958) (TV Series)
one of the band's songs uses the theme song from this show
Repulsion (1965)
Bloodsucking Freaks (1976)
In "Bloodsucking Freaks" (a.k.a. "The Incredible Torture Show") a psychotic doctor drills a woman's head and murders her. The protagonist of "The Driller Killer" uses the same method.
The Toolbox Murders (1978)
A psychopath uses different tools to killing, including a power drill.

Referenced in 

Madhouse (1981)
Drill in the head scene.
Ms .45 (1981)
Poster seen on a wall during the Halloween party. Abel Ferrara directed both films.
The Slumber Party Massacre (1982)
A deranged man kills every kind of individuals with a power drill.
Body Double (1984)
In both films a psycho uses a power drill to killing.
The Nail Gun Massacre (1985) (Video)
In both films a killer uses a power tool against his victims.
Psychos in Love (1987)
Power drill used as murder weapon.
The Return of Shelley: Killer Driller (1989) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
There's Nothing Out There (1991)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Fear in the Dark (1991) (TV Movie)
Art for this is shown as an example of a "video nasty."
Empire of the Censors (1995) (TV Movie)
Film artwork is shown in a newspaper.
Discovering 'Evil Dead' (2002) (Video)
Cinéma, de notre temps: Abel Ferrara: Not Guilty (2003) (TV Episode)
mentioned once
A Short Film About the Long Career of Abel Ferrara (2004) (Video)
mentioned a few times
Horror Business (2005) (Video)
Video case is shown.
Ban the Sadist Videos! Part 2 (2006) (Video)
It is mentioned for being one of the banned films in the UK. Also, video case is shown.
Western Blvd (2012) (Video)
Provided inspiration for the murder scene.
Rewind This! (2013)
Video case is shown.
Adjust Your Tracking (2013)
Video case is shown.
DVD-R Hell: Tequila and Bonetti: Teach Your Children (2015) (TV Episode)
"This thing has all the detail of a dream sequence form Driller Killer."
The Cinema Snob: Slumber Party Massacre II (2016) (TV Episode)
"..clearly off of the original punk rock driller, Abel Ferrera."

Featured in 

Filmgore (1983) (Video)
A condescend version of this film is featured.
Fear, Panic & Censorship (2000) (TV Movie)
It is mentioned and discussed. Also, video case, poster and footage of this movie are shown.
Gore and More! (2005) (Video)
This moive is featured on this DVD collection
Ban the Sadist Videos! (2005) (Video)
It is mentioned for being one of the banned films in the UK. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & Videotape (2010)
It is mentioned for being one of the banned films in the UK. Also, video case and footage of this movie are shown.
The Cinema Snob: Driller Killer (2011) (TV Episode)
The movie is reviewed.
My Pure Joy (2011)
Adam and his father are watching Driller Killer on TV
You Can't Kill Gideon Gates (2013) (Short)
Shown on TV in Gideon's trailer.
Television (2014) (Short)
Clip shown
It Was Alright in the 70s: Fear in the 80s (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip shown.
The Cinema Snob: The Slumber Party Massacre (2016) (TV Episode)
Snob alludes to it. Also, footage of this movie is shown.
Midnight Movie Madness: 50 Movie Mega Pack (2016) (Video)
movie is featured in this DVD collection
Willing and Abel: Ferraraology 101 (2016) (Video Game)

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