Julien Maury and Alexandre Bustillo Confirmed to Direct Leatherface Prequel

Julien Maury and Alexandre Bustillo Confirmed to Direct Leatherface Prequel

Julien Maury and Alexandre Bustillo has been confirmed to direct the prequel to The Texas Chain Saw Massacre for Lionsgate and Millennium Films. This film takes place during Leatherface‘s teenage years. We get to see how this deranged serial killer Leatherface grew up and the path that shaped his demented future. If you are curious about the real life inspiration for Leatherface, check out our Famous Serial Killer Ed Gein article.

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)

Directed by Tobe Hooper


Movie Overview | Review | Trailer

Official Synopsis: En route to visit their grandfather's grave (which has apparently been ritualistically desecrated), five teenagers drive past a slaughterhouse, pick up (and quickly drop) a sinister hitch-hiker, eat some delicious home-cured meat at a roadside gas station, before ending up at the old family home... where they're plunged into a never-ending nightmare as they meet a family of cannibals who more than make up in power tools what they lack in social skills...
Cast: John Larroquette, Marilyn Burns, William Vail, Gunnar Hansen, Jim Siedow, Paul A. Partain, John Dugan, Perry Lorenz, Levie Isaacks, Edwin…
Genres: Horror, Thriller

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