In war, you kill to survive… In the streets of New York, it's often the same.
When Michael Jefferson is brutally attacked by a gang of young thugs, his best friend John Eastland decides to avenge him. Faced with rising crime and police inaction, this Vietnam veteran chooses to take justice into his own hands on the streets of New York...
Directed by the prolific James Glickenhaus ( Blue Jean Cop ), The Exterminator ( The Right to Kill ) is a great classic of the vigilante film which shook America when it was released in 1980. Ultra-violent, in the line of Un vigilantein the city with Charles Bronson, and for a long time number 1 of video clubs on VHS, The Exterminato r ( The Right to Kill ) is one of the best exploitation films of the time, finally visible in its Director's Cut editing!
THE EXTERMINATOR (THE RIGHT TO KILL) (1980 – Colors – 102 mins) unreleased on Blu-ray