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Hellbilly 58 is a 2008 horror film directed by Russ Diaper about A Murdered Hillbilly returns from the dead to seek revenge on the town that put him to death in 1958. The small Town of Dackson is about to learn that the legend of 'Hellbilly', is true
Dave Diaper as Mayor Hilton
Clayton Fussell as George
Clayton Fussell as Bobby
Daniel Bennett as Historian
Peter Iasillo Jr as Banner
David Francis as Kate
Daryl Winter as Reporter Jen
Christa Campbell as Reporter Trisha Borden
Debbie Rochon as Deputy Fred Cravens
Michael C. Williams as Jack Kaufman
Lloyd Kaufman as Julie
Kim Sønderholm as Trent
The development of the film started in September 2006. Hellbilly 58 was inspired by the song of the same name that was released by the band Blazing Haley in their album Sleeper. Director Russ Diaper asked Blazing Haley, the songwriter of HellBilly58 and the band's front man Matt Armor for the rights to use the song, Armor also plays the role of Hank in the film.
HellBilly 58 was filmed in 5 different locations. These Locations included London and Southampton, Hampshire both located in England; Siegen, North Rhine in Westphalia, Germany; and New York City, New York. The also utilized stock footage of New York City.
Hellbilly 58 was released worldwide on 1 February 2009.
The film has received mostly positive reviews from critics with a 75% from audience members on the film review web site Rotten Tomatoes.
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