The Two Thousand Maniacs of a small town celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Civil War by forcing a handful of Northerners to serve as "guests" for a variety of macabre, blood-crazed fun and games.
The festivities include a screaming man placed in a rolling barrel lined with nails, a hit-the-bull's eye carnival game with a pretty gal and a boulder, and a blonde sexpot whose arm is hacked off and barbecued! But before they slaughter the only smart Yank (Thomas Ward), he and the lovely Terry Adams (Connie Mason, "Playboy's Favorite Playmate") try to escape.
A marvelously preverse cult classick, Two Thousand Maniacs! is also the second of the infamous "blood trilogy" (which includes Blood Feast and Color Me Blood Red from the producer David F. Friedman (Trader Hornee) and the director Herschell Gordon Lewis (The Wizard of Gore). Yeeeee-Ha! Oh, the South's gonna rise again!Read More
- Starring: Connie Mason, Jeffrey Allen, Ben Moore, Thomas Wood, Shelby Livingston
- Format: Color, Dolby, DVD, NTSC, Widescreen
- Language: English
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Number of Discs: 1
- Rating: Not Rated
- Label: Something Weird Video
- Run Time: 83 minutes
- Catalogue #: 5998
- Audio commentary by director Herschell Gordon Lewis and producer David F. Friedman
- Original theatrical trailer
- Rare outtakes
- Stills and Gallery of Exploitation Art