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Texas Chain Saw Massacre: The Shocking Truth (2000)

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A documentary primarily focusing on the filming and release of the original Texas Chainsaw Massacre.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Matthew Bell ... Narrator (voice)
Robert A. Burns ... Himself (as Robert Burns)
Tobe Hooper ... Himself
Kim Henkel ... Himself
Allen Danziger ... Himself
Robert Kuhn Robert Kuhn ... Himself
Marilyn Burns ... Herself
Gunnar Hansen ... Himself
Ed Gein Ed Gein ... Himself (archive footage)
Ted Nicolaou ... Himself
Wayne Bell Wayne Bell ... Himself
William Vail ... Himself
Jim Siedow ... Himself
Dorothy J. Pearl Dorothy J. Pearl ... Herself (as Dorothy Pearl)
Paul A. Partain ... Himself (as Paul Partain)
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A documentary primarily focusing on the filming and release of the original Texas Chainsaw Massacre.

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For the first time the full story behind the film which terrified the world...

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UK

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English

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2000 (USA) See more »

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La matanza de Texas: Una verdad aterradora See more »

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This documentary is featured in the 2-Disc Ultimate Edition DVD set for The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974), released in 2006. See more »

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References Citizen Kane (1941) See more »

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Performed by Roger Bartlett & Friends
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informative and entertaining
6 May 2007 | by disdressed12See all my reviews

this documentary is contained on the bonus disc of the original "Texas Chainsaw Massacre ultimate edition released in 2006.the documentary was originally produced in 2000,though i think it has some material added since then.either way,it's a pretty good documentary,with revealing interviews with many of the original cast and crew.it reveals a few surprising things about the production itself,but also about the aftermath.i was surprised at how much money the movie made.keep in mind this is 1974.as far as documentaries go,this is one of the better ones.many documentaries merely repeat things everybody already knows,but this one has is refreshing,and actually shows new insight into the movie.it's also highly entertaining.at least i think so.i also like that it gives you updates on where the cast and crew are now.all in all,a very good documentary,well worth watching.for me "Texas Chainsaw Massacre":The Shocking Truth" is an 8/10


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