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The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

Authors: Jaworzyn, Stefan
Publisher: Titan
BISAC/Subject: PER004020
ISBN: 9781781164976, Related ISBNs: 1781164975, 1840236604, 9781781164976, 9781840236606
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 272,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: In 1974, a low-budget, no-star horror movie was unleashed on the world, causing panic among the censors and provoking glee from its intended audience. The Texas Chain Saw Massacre is still as powerful today as when it was first seen almost thirty years ago, and will return to the screens in a high profile remake this Halloween. 


Now, in this long-awaited companion to Tobe Hooper’s groundbreaking film, Stefan Jaworzyn gives us the inside story of one of the most successful, controversial and influential horror films ever made, as well as in-depth coverage of the three sequels, various documentaries and other movies also based on the life of serial killer Ed Gein.
Packed with exclusive interviews, rare and unseen pictures, and with a foreword from the chainsaw-wielding Leatherface himself, Gunnar Hansen!
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