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The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

Cast

Allen Danziger, Paul A. Partain, William Vail, Teri McMinn View All


Crew

Tobe Hooper (Director), Kim Henkel (Screenplay), Kim Henkel (Story), Tobe Hooper (Screenplay) View All

Release: Oct. 1st, 1974
Runtime: 1 hour, 23 minutes
When Sally hears that her grandfather's grave may have been vandalized, she and her paraplegic brother, Franklin, set out with their friends to investigate. After a detour to their family's old farmhouse, they discover a group of crazed, murderous outcasts living next door. As the group is attacked one by one by the chainsaw-wielding Leatherface, who wears a mask of human skin, the survivors must do everything they can to escape.
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CiCi
Consequently, the violence is brief and sudden, and can't be distinguished from the remainders of the film because it's filmed in the exact same way a dialogue scene is, and that in itself is quite disturbing because its portraying violence in quite a detached way, that very few other films choose to do.
Iroquois
The amateur camerawork and editing don't draw attention to themselves in a negative manner but only serve to complement the film's grimy aesthetic, especially when the film veers away from looking like a home movie and starts ratcheting up the horror.
TheUsualSuspect
While this film is not one of my favourite horror films of all time, I can say that I appreciate and respect it a hell of a lot.
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