Fans of Leatherface and the Texas Chainsaw Massacre series can now get excited about the upcoming Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D.
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Currently in negotiations to direct the picture is director/writer John Luessenhop, who directed the bank heist film Takers. Producing the movie will be Carl Mazzocone, who also produced Boxing Helena and Repo! The Genetic Opera. Mazzocone is also the former production president of Twisted Pictures (the company behind the Saw movies).
Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3D
will be a joint production between Lionsgate and Nu Image, and the start date is sometime in June of this year.
Mazzocone’s deal actually gives him the rights to up to 6 new Chainsaw films. He says that the upcoming 3D movie will pick up from where Tobe Hooper’s 1973 original film left off.
Source: Hollywood Reporter
Update: Texas Chainsaw 3D
The title has been shortened to Texas Chainsaw 3D. The film takes place decades after the 1974 Texas Chain Saw movie (directed by Tobe Hooper).
A young woman named Heather inherits a Texas estate from a grandmother she never knew. She finds that she is now the sole owner of a lavish, isolated Victorian mansion. But a horror awaits her in the mansion’s dank cellars…
Texas Chainsaw 3D stars Alexandra Daddario, Dan Yeager, Tremaine Neverson, Scott Eastwood, Tania Raymonde, Shaun Sipos, Keram Malicki-Sanchez, James MacDonald, Thom Barry, Paul Rae, and Richard Riehle.
There are special appearances by Gunnar Hansen, Marilyn Burns, John Dugan, and Bill Moseley.
Texas Chainsaw 3D is drected by John Luessenhop from a screenplay written by Adam Marcus, Debra Sullivan, and Kirsten Elms.
Texas Chainsaw 3D comes to theaters on January 4, 2013.
Texas Chainsaw 3D Trailer
Check out the new Texas Chainsaw 3D trailer below: