7.2/10
451
5 user

Texas Chain Saw Massacre: The Shocking Truth (2000)

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

Director:

David Gregory

Writer:

David Gregory
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Two siblings and three of their friends en route to visit their grandfather's grave in Texas end up falling victim to a family of cannibalistic psychopaths.

Director: Tobe Hooper
Stars: Marilyn Burns, Edwin Neal, Allen Danziger
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A radio host is victimized by the cannibal family as a former Texas Marshall hunts them.

Director: Tobe Hooper
Stars: Dennis Hopper, Caroline Williams, Jim Siedow
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A young woman travels to Texas to collect an inheritance; little does she know that an encounter with a chainsaw-wielding killer is part of the reward.

Director: John Luessenhop
Stars: Alexandra Daddario, Tania Raymonde, Scott Eastwood
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A California couple and a survivalist encounter Leatherface and his family.

Director: Jeff Burr
Stars: Kate Hodge, Ken Foree, R.A. Mihailoff
Comedy | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.2/10 X  

A group of teenagers get into a car crash in the Texas woods on prom night, and then wander into an old farmhouse that is home to Leatherface and his insane family of cannibalistic psychopaths.

Director: Kim Henkel
Stars: Renée Zellweger, Matthew McConaughey, Robert Jacks
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A year in the making, Still Screaming is the definitive documentary on the making of the iconic Scream movies. Dive into the fascinating success story of the classic trilogy with on-set ... See full summary »

Director: Ryan Turek
Stars: David Arquette, Brian Avery, Lisa Beach
Documentary | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

A chronicle of the history of the Friday the 13th franchise.

Director: Daniel Farrands
Stars: Corey Feldman, Peter Bracke, Samantha Delutri
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

After picking up a traumatized young hitchhiker, five friends find themselves stalked and hunted by a deformed chainsaw-wielding killer and his family of equally psychopathic killers.

Director: Marcus Nispel
Stars: Jessica Biel, Jonathan Tucker, Andrew Bryniarski
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Before being sent to serve in Vietnam, two brothers and their girlfriends take one last road trip, but when they get into an accident, a terrifying experience will take them to a secluded house of horrors, with a chainsaw-wielding killer.

Director: Jonathan Liebesman
Stars: Jordana Brewster, Matt Bomer, Diora Baird
Future-Kill (1985)
Adventure | Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

The star of "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre" returns in a story about frat boys lost in the big city while hunted by a violent leader and his elite gang of gun-happy guards.

Director: Ronald W. Moore
Stars: Edwin Neal, Marilyn Burns, Gabriel Folse
Repligator (1996)
Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.7/10 X  

Army experimentation with transporter devices accidentally turns people into alligators.

Director: Bret McCormick
Stars: Gunnar Hansen, Keith Kjornes, Randy Clower
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A multi-storied look into the making of and long-lasting success of THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE.

Director: Michael Felsher
Stars: Daniel Pearl, Tim Harden, Edwin Neal
Edit

Cast

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)
Edit

Storyline

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

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

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

Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

La matanza de Texas: Una verdad aterradora See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

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

Connections

References Night of Bloody Horror (1969) See more »

Soundtracks

Fool for a Blonde
Performed by Roger Bartlett & Friends
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
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


6 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 5 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed