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R.I.P.: Filmmaker Ted V. Mikels has passed away at age 87

Still reeling from the loss of gore pioneer Herschell Gordon Lewis last month, fans of low budget horror from the grindhouse / drive-in era have been dealt another blow with the announcement that cult movie maker Ted V. Mikels has passed away. A man with boundless energy who dedicated his life to filmmaking, Mikels had been aiming to live until 104, but unfortunately has passed away at the age of 87 after.
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