Stuart Gordon on

The Thing with Two Heads

Released 1972
Distributor AIP

“They transplanted a WHITE BIGOT’S HEAD on to a SOUL BROTHER’S BODY! And now with the Fights, the Fuzz, the Chicks and the Choppers…Man, they’re in really deeeeep trouble!” That about covers it… but Rick Baker’s 2-headed gorilla doesn’t even make it into the trailer!

About Stuart Gordon

Writer/director Stuart Gordon returned to the world of live theater in 2009 with productions of Nevermore starring his old friend Jeffrey Combs as Edgar Allan Poe and 2011’s Re-Animator The Musical (the title says it all.) In 2014 he produced and directed Taste, a play based on the true life story of the man who put a help-wanted ad on the internet for someone he could kill and eat. Of course he's best known for his film work, notably Re-Animator and From Beyond.

Stuart passed away in March 2020 after a long illness.