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  • The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
  • R
    83 min | Horror
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
R
83 min | Horror

Five friends head out to rural Texas to visit the grave of a grandfather. On the way they stumble across what appears to be a deserted house, only to discover something sinister within. Something armed with a chainsaw.
Director
Writers
Kim Henkel (screenplay by) (story by) | Tobe Hooper (screenplay by)
Producer
Composers
Wayne Bell (music score) | Tobe Hooper (music score)
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Release date
Oct 11, 1974 (United States)

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18 cast members
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Paul A. Partain
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Edwin Neal
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Jim Siedow
Old Man Old Man   See fewer
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Gunnar Hansen
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John Dugan
Grandfather Grandfather   See fewer
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Robert Courtin
Window Washer Window Washer   See fewer
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William Creamer
Bearded Man Bearded Man   See fewer
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John Henry Faulk
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Jerry Green
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Ed Guinn
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Perry Lorenz
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John Larroquette
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Levie Isaacks
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7.4 / 10 | 156,969 votes