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Out of Order

UK, 1981 (MIFF 1982, Trans-Media)

Director: Arthur Ellis

Freddy and Myra. a homicidal husband and wife team, go about despatching their latest yearly victim, an overworked graphic designer, who lives in a high-rise apartment. For Freddy and Myra, killing is a pleasurable pastime.

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