Two Thousand Maniacs!
Two Thousand Maniacs! (1964)

The inimitable Herschel Gordon Lewis offers us a warped variation of Brigadoon in his "chef d'oeuvre" 2000 Maniacs. A bunch of dull, faceless young folks wander into a strange southern town. Here the strangers are… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 20, 1964
DVD Release Date: February 22, 2000
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Critic Score: 36% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Alberto Abuín

A film considered essential by many filmmakers who clearly inspired in it to compose their horror symphonies, with a delusional premise and daring situations. [Full review in Spanish]

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Stefan Birgir Stefansson

jiiihaaa, we kinda suck

Pablo Villaça
Cinema em Cena

Apesar de importante na gênese do gore, Lewis era um péssimo cineasta, roteirista, compositor e diretor de fotografia. Mas, como Ed Wood, seus filmes têm o charme da ruindade.

David Cornelius

It's boring, it's shrill, and it's obnoxious.

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Kevin Carr
7M Pictures

A hilarious, rediculous mess of shock schlock cinema.

Matt Bailey
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

It would be unkind of me to intimate that Herschell Gordon Lewis' cracker revenge fantasy is a documentary, but I can't help but see a little bit of truth in it.

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Rob Gonsalves

Herschell Gordon Lewis' follow-up to Blood Feast is a lot better and offers some laughably cartoonish violence.

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Scott Weinberg

Camp classic grindhouse gore.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It's films like this that give B-films and Southern hillbillies a bad name.

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Flixster Audience Score: 49% Flixster User Reviews
Tim Salmons
Herschell Gordon Lewis' Two Thousand Maniacs! may be low in the gore department, but the story is completely bonkers. A group of southern folk invite… More
Stella Dallas
much better than blood feast and more of a straight up comedy film. awesome banjo soundtrack :D
Aj V
I was surprised that this wasn't as gory as his other movies. The story is good, though, I really liked the ending most of all. As usual the actors… More
_kelly .King
Horror Not to Miss List Commentary:<br/>This middle movie of Herschell Gordon Lewis' Blood trilogy offers a great contrast of the grotesque with… More
Cassandra Maples
An entire town bathed in pulsing human blood! Madmen crazed for carnage! Brutal...evil..ghastly beyond belief! The two thousand maniacs of a small town… More
Lafe Fredbjornson
A black comedy as a group of city folks end up as part of a small-town annual celebration, where they become victims in the events. Hillbilly humour and… More