Herschell Gordon Lewis: The Godfather of Gore
| Horror | Biography | Cult Movie | Documentary | Special Interest
Gory, Gory, Hallelujah! Take an outrageous ride through the wild world of exploitation films with this often-hilarious documentary, HERSCHELL GORDON LEWIS, THE GODFATHER OF GORE! Featuring interviews with cast, crew, and critics such as director John Waters, drive-in movie critic Joe Bob Briggs, and Herschell Gordon Lewis himself, THE GODFATHER OF GORE traces Lewis' start in the innocent bare-naked world of "Nudie Cuties" before he shocked the world with Blood Feast, the first-ever gore film! Lewis then continued to assault audiences with such audacious shockers as She-Devils on Wheels, Blast-Off Girls, Just for the Hell of It, Two Thousand Maniacs!, The Gruesome Twosome, The Gore Gore Girls, and the incredible Wizard of Gore! Experience a decade of motion-picture madness - with tons of clips, rare outtakes, and testimony from the people who were there - as HERSCHELL GORDON LEWIS, THE GODFATHER OF GORE leaves you laughing and screaming at some of the most amazing movies to ever play American movie theaters!
Frank Henelotter, Jimmy Maslon
John Waters, Joe Bob Briggs, Herschell Gordon Lewis
DVD | Release Date 09/27/2011 | 106 Mins. | $14.98 | ID7336SWDVD | 014381733624
DIGITAL | Release Date 09/27/2011 | 106 Mins. | ID7336SW00