Watch: Drafthouse Films' Re-Release Trailer for Abel Ferrara's 'Ms. 45'
"A brilliant, gory--and finally human--cult classic." Sounds delightful. Drafthouse Films has posted a new re-release trailer for cult horror classic Ms. 45, directed by Abel Ferrara starring the late model/actress/musician/screenwriter Zoë Lund as a mute garment-district seamstress. After "falling victim to multiple unspeakable assaults", she goes on a one-woman homicidal rampage against all of New York City's entire male population. I've never seen this film - but everything about it looks kind of awesome, especially in the second half of the trailer. Remastered for re-release next year, in theaters again first later this winter. Enjoy!
Watch the new re-release trailer for Abel Ferrara's Ms. 45, released online by Drafthouse Films:
For those who don't know, the film follows a mute garment seamstress (Zoe Lund) who starts a homicidal rampage against the men in New York City after she's fallen victim to one too many assaults. It's a feminist revenge thriller, which doesn't come around very often, and Ferrara has said, "it shook people up to see an innocent person like themselves suddenly becoming a wanton murderer." It has all the violence of Death Wish, but with a surreal style that only the director of Bad Lieutenant and King of New York - Abel Ferrara - can deliver. Drafthouse Films is re-releasing Ms. 45 in theaters starting December 13th - full listing here.
Reader Feedback - 6 Comments
whoa this looks really good. can't wait to check it out.
Linkfx on Nov 21, 2013
DAVIDPD on Nov 21, 2013
If you like old school cult action movies and you are in the L.A. area check out a double screening of Deadly Prey and it's long awaited sequel Deadliest Prey on November 30th. http://www.cinefamily.org/films/video-nights/#video-nights-deadly-prey-deadliest-prey-cast-in-person
Fatal Error on Nov 21, 2013
Dingo on Nov 21, 2013
Nielsen700 on Nov 21, 2013
I saw this way too young, I think I was about 13 or 14...messed me up right good. Now that I'm in my forties, I look forward to revisiting it.
cuckoozey on Nov 22, 2013
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