The Alphabet Killer

Roumanie_Cora_Cotroceni_LujeruluiIn this dark thriller, a crazed graphic expert takes horrible revenge on any designer who uses Helvetica. The Alphabet Killer finds ever more elaborate ways of murdering his (or her) victims using various three dimensional font glyphs. The first victim is crushed by the giant letter a from a Cora supermarket…

After eliminating Helvetica (and Helvetica Neue) from the world, the Alphabet Killer dies in a police shootout. In an ironic twist, the final shot of the movie is the Killer’s grave: pull back to reveal that it has been engraved in… Comic Sans.

(The Killer’s secret accomplice reacts with horror, setting up the sequel: Alphabet Killer 2: You Think This is Funny?)

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