Killer Diller

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Killer Diller
Killer diller.jpg
Promotional poster for the film
Directed by Tricia Brock
Screenplay by Tricia Brock
Based on Killer Diller
by Clyde Edgerton
Starring William Lee Scott
Lucas Black
Fred Willard
W. Earl Brown
Niki J. Crawford
Ashley Johnson
Distributed by Freestyle Releasing[1]
Release date
  • March 2004 (2004-03) (SXSW)

  • April 28, 2006 (2006-04-28) (United States)
Running time
95 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Killer Diller is a 2004 drama film with musical elements that had a limited release in 2006. Produced by Sprocketdyne Entertainment and distributed by Freestyle Releasing, the film was written and directed by Tricia Brock and is based on the novel by Clyde Edgerton. Bottleneck was its working title. It was screened at the South by Southwest Film Festival in March 2004 and the Tribeca Film Festival on May 4, 2004.


Wesley, (William Lee Scott) a car thief and musician sent to live at a halfway house on the campus of a Christian college meets Vernon, (Lucas Black) an autistic piano player in need of a friend. Together they team up with the struggling halfway house band to create the Killer Diller Blues Band.



Tricia Brock won a Crystal Heart Award at the Heartland Film Festival for her work on this film.


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