The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 1974
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre ★★½ 1974 (R)
The movie that put the “power” in power tools. An idyllic summer afternoon drive becomes a nightmare for a group of young people pursued by a chainsaw-wielding maniac. Made with tongue firmly in cheek, this is nevertheless a mesmerizing saga of gore, flesh, mayhem, and violence. 86m/C VHS, DVD . Marilyn Burns, Allen Danzinger, Paul A. Partain, William Vail, Teri McMinn, Edwin Neal, Jim Siedow, Gunnar Hansen, John Dugan, Jerry Lorenz; D: Tobe Hooper; W: Tobe Hooper, Kim Henkel; C: Daniel Pearl; M: Tobe Hooper, Wayne Bell; Nar: John Larroquette.