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Chainsaw Sally (2004)

A young woman, traumatized after witnessing the murder of her parents as a young girl, grows up to be a serial killer whom gets her inspiration for killing from horror films.

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Steve Kellerman
Alec Joseph ...
Ruby Diamon
David R. Calhoun ...
Harvey Benton
Kristen Hudson ...
Cynthia Prescott
Aaron Martinek ...
Officer Zeke Patrillo / Intruder #1
Brad Smoley ...
Officer Earl Nylund
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Ice Cream Girl
Lesley Vernot ...
Tina Gray
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Daddy
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Mr. Gordon
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Miss Busybee
Shawn Jones ...
Stan
Melissa Griffith ...
Vickie
Andy Wentsel ...
Brad
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Storyline

Sally is a young woman living in a small Maryland town who lives two lives: a calmly librarian by day, and a brutal serial killer by night where she randomly targets any man or woman whom even slightly upsets her. Sally lives with her reclusive, transvestite younger brother Rudy whom assists in her with the killings. Both Sally and Ruby were traumatized as youngsters when both of them witnessed three lunatics murder their mother and father before they, with 'Daddy's' help, killed the three murderous psychos. In the meantime, a young businessman, named Steve Kellerman, arrives in town to buy a piece of land which a ruthless land developer, named Harvey Benton, wants to develop condos on which is the land of Sally and Ruby's former house, vacant since the night of their parents murder. Not wanting to have change in their lives, Sally plots to eliminate the interlopers to ensure she continue her killing spree lifestyle. Written by Matt Patay

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Killing is in Her Blood!


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Rated R for horror violence and gore, language, some sexuality and nudity

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$40,000 (estimated)
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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

April Monique Burril was pregnant during filming. See more »

Quotes

Sally: Ruby, give me the knife or I swear I'll rip out your tongue by the roots and feed it to the dog!
Ruby Diamon: We don't have a dog. We ate it, remember?
Sally: Well, then I'll get another one and then we'll see what happens!
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Crazy Credits

The doubles used in the film are listed as Dr. Tom, so named after Dr. Tom who took over the role of "the old man" in Plan 9 From Outer Space after Bela Lugosi had passed away. See more »

Connections

References The Toolbox Murders (1978) See more »

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The Fault
Written and Performed by Brian Huddle
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Chainsaw Sally
3 September 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Chainsaw Sally is an homage to The Texas chainsaw Massacre (even the original Leatherface, Gunnar Hansen, is here with his chainsaw) and to horror classics in general (some Halloween explicit references for example). Its done in black comedy fashion, with a shy, nerd chick that at nights becomes a chainsaw sadistic killer and his drag-queen brother. This indie low budget flick is far from great, it have a couple of good killing scenes and some moments of good photography but the movie itself is a little slow paced. Overall, its a good effort and its worth a look if you don't have huge speculations. A plus is the stunning Kristen Hudson...a really hot chick. Ultra-tippergore rate this movie: 6/10


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