Herschell Gordon Lewis – filmmaker

Herschell Gordon Lewis (June 15, 1929 – September 26, 2016) was an American filmmaker, best known for creating the “splatter” subgenre of horror films. He is often referred to as the “Godfather …

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Color Me Blood Red – USA, 1964

‘Even Van Gogh would lend an ear’ Color Me Blood Red is a 1964 American horror feature film written and directed by Herschell Gordon Lewis (The Gore Gore Girls; Two …

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Blood Feast – Germany/USA, 2016

‘Nothing so appalling in the annals of horror… since the original!’ Blood Feast is a 2016 German/American horror feature film directed by Marcel Walz (Tortura; Seed 2; Raw) from a screenplay …

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Blood Feast – USA, 1963

‘Nothing so appalling in the annals of horror!’ Blood Feast is a 1963 American horror feature film directed by Herschell Gordon Lewis. The plot concerns a psychopathic food caterer named Fuad Ramses …

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The Wizard of Gore – USA, 1968

‘The maniac magician whose monstrous tricks actually work!’ The Wizard of Gore is a 1968 American horror feature film – released in 1970 – directed by Herschell Gordon Lewis from …

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Two Thousand Maniacs! – USA, 1964

‘An entire town bathed in pulsing human blood! Madmen crazed for carnage!’ Two Thousand Maniacs! – also known as 2000 Maniacs – is a 1964 American horror feature film written and directed …

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The Gore Gore Girls – USA, 1972

‘Nothing has ever stripped your nerves as screamingly raw as’ The Gore Gore Girls is a 1972 American horror feature film produced and directed by Herschell Gordon Lewis. It was Lewis’ final film …

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Monster A-Go Go – USA, 1965 – reviews

  Monster A-Go Go, (also titled Monster A-Go Go! and Terror at Halfday) is a 1965 science fiction horror film directed by Bill Rebane (The Giant Spider Invasion) and Herschell Gordon Lewis (uncredited). It stars Phil Morton and June Travis. It …

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