Release date1970 WriterPaulmichel Mielche (screenplay), Leonard Turner (story)
Tagline...and the cannibals are waiting for you!
The Butchers (also known as Maxie and Murderer's Keep) is a 1970 thriller directed by Paulmichael Miekhe and distributed by Troma Entertainment. The film follows a deaf girl who witnesses a dead body being stashed in a nearby butcher shop. Not wanting to take the risk of being caught, the murderous butchers decide to kidnap her.
In addition to Robert Walden and Vic Tayback, the film also features Talia Shire and Donald Pleasence in small roles.