While we try to cover as much as we can in our episodes, there's always more to see, hear, and read about a movie that can enhance your viewing experience. If you enjoyed our episode on The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, here's a few extra bits you might find interesting...
Thursday, October 14, 2021
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre - Supplement
Here's the original trailer, emphasizing the "true" story behind the film:
Here are some outtakes and behind-the-scenes footage from the end of the film, showing Marilyn Burns performing the end of Sally's jump through the window and a longer version of Leatherface's chainsaw dance:
We mentioned how the iconic house from the film has since been relocated and transformed into a restaurant in Kingsland. Here's a news report on the restaurant and its ghoulish cinematic history:
In this interview with director Mick Garris, Tobe Hooper discusses his career and the making of The Texas Chain Saw Massacre:
Here's a Q&A panel following a screening of the movie at Days of the Dead in 2013, featuring Marilyn Burns, Gunnar Hansen, and John Dugan:
Here's a scene from the 1987 Carl Reiner comedy Summer School in which The Texas Chain Saw Massacre is screened in a class room, which Tim mentioned as his first exposure to actual scenes from the movie:
Here's the trailer for Tobe Hooper's sequel, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2, made 12 years after the original:
Here's the Excalibur teaser we mentioned for Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3
And here's the trailer for the 2003 Texas Chainsaw Massacre remake:
And as Peter mentioned, check out some of the great events and screenings going on at CinemaSalem!!
Thanks for listening!