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Herschell Gordon Lewis, godfather of gore : the films

Author: Randy Palmer
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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""Detailed, well-referenced biography""--Booklist; ""an impressive performance""--Video Watchdog; ""an extremely enjoyable portrait of [Lewis'] wild film career""--Shock Cinema; ""a sharp, entertaining read ... an excellent document of Lewis' career ... filled with amusing anecdotes ... a welcome addition""--Crimson Celluloid; ""a highly readable study""--Brutarian Quarterly. Herschell Gordon Lewis's career is  Read more...
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Palmer, Randy, 1953-
Herschell Gordon Lewis, godfather of gore
(DLC) 99088929
(OCoLC)43030740
Named Person: Herschell Gordon Lewis; Herschell Gordon Lewis; Herschell Gordon Lewis; Herschell Gordon Lewis
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Randy Palmer
ISBN: 9781476604640 1476604649
OCLC Number: 921846941
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 193 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Foreword / Herschell Gordon Lewis --
Foreword / David F. Friedman --
A Scar Is Born --
Sexploitation Ain't No Dirty Word --
Primed for Profit --
Lucky Strikes --
Sin 'n' Skin --
A Slip of the Tongue --
How Did It Play in Peoria? --
A Little Southern Hospitality Never Hurt Anyone ... Much --
Canvassing for Corpuscles --
Moonshine Monsters --
100 Percent Weird --
Whatever Flips Your Wig --
Sex-O-Rama --
Gouts of Blood --
Hellraiser --
California Cowpoke --
Here Comes Mr. Wizard --
What a Bunch of Yahoos! --
Gore Smorgasbord --
Life After Gore.
Responsibility: by Randy Palmer ; foreword by Herschell Gordon Lewis ; foreword by David F. Friedman.

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The films made by Herschell Gordon Lewis were never blockbusters but they achieved great success as drive-in movies during the sixties and seventies in the USA. Here, Randy Palmer examines the man  Read more...

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