The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

Blu-ray Disc - 2009
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Driving through the backwoods of Texas, five friends pick up a traumatized hitchhiker, who shoots herself in their van. Shaken by the suicide, the group seeks help from the locals. Their situation becomes even more strange when they knock on the door of a remote farmhouse. It's quickly apparent the residents are a family of inbred psychopaths. The unlucky group of young adults suddenly find themselves running for their lives. In hot pursuit is a disfigured, chainsaw-wielding cannibal known as Leatherface.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : New Line Home Entertainment : ©2009.
Edition: Bluray edition.
ISBN: 9780780659858
0780659856
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (98 min.) :,sound, color ;,12 cm
video file, Blu-ray, rda
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digital, video, surround, rda

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britprincess1
Aug 16, 2013

A horrifying remake that captured the atmospheric terror of the original, but (as per expected with remakes) not as good as the classic seventies original.

aaa5756 Mar 07, 2013

This movie was entertaining and interesting but not one of my favorite for this year. Not too bad---good performance. I fast forwarded a lot but not all the way.

lasertravis Jun 14, 2012

I may have liked this movie more if it WASN'T a remake of a horror classic. As it stands, I didn't care for it much. It had a few scenes of grisly violence. Jessica Biel looked amazing (I am not a fan, but she looked great in this) and played scared pretty well. The rest of the young actors did an ok job of being scared and running about. Lacks nearly all of the original film's creepiness. More or less just a slasher movie that doesn't have any scares. Not a waste of time if you love the genre, but totally forgettable.

Mocha6ft3 Apr 07, 2012

Although this is not the original version i did like this movie. The sound was good and the characters were funny, sad, and a little scary. One of my favorite scenes was when the main characters picked up this woman and moments later while in the car she blew her brains out. What i like was the angle the camera took as it pulls away from the bullet wound and continues through the hole in the back windshield. Very nice. I also like Jessica Beal. But the whole cast was pretty good for this horror movie. Leather face and his family was ok. I didn't find it scary but it was fun. The version i have is DTS 6.1 and should be played on your HOMETHEATER. This movie has plenty of all around sound that brings life to this ok movie. I give this movie 3 and half stars. Decent cast, desent story, and an ok crazy family. I did like the ending. A thick juicy burger with chips and a coke.

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kwarah
Dec 27, 2011

Too gruesome, extremely sadistic, incredibly VIOLENT & horrifying to be true, though the film is based a true story & single crime scene of "murderous family of subnormal cannibals".

FORTY YEARS LATER, One wonders why is the case still cold, when there's ONLY ONE crime scene & one family living in the crime scene?

Beside the ever-missing "Leather-face", could the "Authorities" have been involved in committing or cover up the massacre?

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“Knowledge will forever govern ignorance; and a people who mean to be their own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives.” –James Madison

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