“Maybe I’ve seen something like that up that way. Well now look, you boys don’t want to go messin’ around some old house. Those things is dangerous. You’re liable to get hurt. You don’t want to go fooling around other folks’ property. Some folks don’t like it and they don’t mine showing you.”
The Father (Jim Siedow) of a crazed family of cannibals warns the group of travelers prior to their horrific showdown. Tobe Hooper’s claustrophobic and unrelenting horror film is a true classic and still influential to this day.
The famous words from narrator John Larroquette (who does the same job for the very impressive 2003 remake) quite simply says it all : ‘the events of that day were to lead to the discovery of one of the most bizarre crimes in the annals of American history; The Texas Chain Saw Massacre.’
Alton loves film. He is founder and Editor In Chief of BRWC. Some of the films he loves are Rear Window, Superman 2, The Man With The Two Brains, Clockwise, Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind, Trading Places, Stir Crazy and Punch-Drunk Love.