When a series of haunting murders plagues a small Texas town, law officers Tex Holland and Pike McGraw lead the investigation. The murders turn out to be the most shocking and vile acts of sadism to ever hit the once peaceful community. With a dangerous killer on the loose re-enacting slave punishment on his victims, the cops must face their own personal demons as the murder spree throws them into a dangerous world of mercenary hillbillies and inbred cannibals. Written by
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A scene with the Minstrel Killer dancing and hammering nails into a pig's head was cut from the movie. See more
Tripod visible in background during whip fight in barn. See more
The opening credits are presented in a cartoon sequence featuring the film's mysterious minstrel antagonist. See more