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The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Blu-ray

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Ultimate Edition MPI Media Group | 1974 | 83 min | Rated R | Sep 30, 2008

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (Blu-ray)
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Video
Codec: VC-1 (29.46 Mbps)
Resolution: 1080p
Aspect ratio: 1.78:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.85:1

Audio
English: DTS 5.1
English: LPCM 2.0 (48kHz, 16-bit)
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 (192kbps)

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Extras 4.6 of 54.6
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The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

 (1974)

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Blu-ray offers solid video and decent audio in this excellent Blu-ray release

A tale of five 20-somethings whose free-spirited road trip becomes a terrifying descent into madness. When they find themselves isolated in a rural Texas community, they fall into the clutches of a monstrous clan of Texas cannibals and find themselves being whittled away by the chainsaw-wielding Leatherface.

For more about The Texas Chain Saw Massacre and the The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Blu-ray release, see the The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Blu-ray Review published by on where this Blu-ray release scored 4.0 out of 5.

Starring: Marilyn Burns, Allen Danziger, Paul A. Partain, William Vail, Teri McMinn, Edwin Neal
Narrator: John Larroquette
Director: Tobe Hooper

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The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Blu-ray, Video Quality

  3.5 of 5

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre features a gritty and grimy 1080p transfer that suits the film's natural visual structure nicely enough. The image is certainly a bit soft and a hair smeary in spots. It understandably and expectedly lacks the pristine clarity of bigger-budgeted and newer movies appearing in high definition. This transfer retains the picture's unique visual character, which should be its number one priority. Detail is fair. Clothing and facial textures are moderately complex, but the image truly shines in the worn down farmhouse where chipped paint, warped wood, numerous bones, and other oddities greatly benefit from the stability and enhanced resolution of the Blu-ray format. Colors are a little dull, but steady. The green van, clothing, and the house's white and wooden accents appear stable but far from vibrant. Black levels are a touch murky and occasionally prone to crush, but they do remain deep rather than going gray. Grain retention is admirable, though some backgrounds look blocky rather than grainy. Dirt and scratches are minimal. This will never be an eye candy sort of film, save for in the eyes of those audiences who like a worn down, grainy film appearance. The transfer could stand a little bit of improvement, but all things considered it's more than a fair Blu-ray image.


The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Blu-ray, Audio Quality

  3.0 of 5

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre carves up home theater systems with a DTS 5.1 soundtrack. No surprise, there's little presence or body to what is a fairly reserved presentation of a classic, low-budget film. The spread to 5.1 channels does little for the overall tenor of the presentation. Surrounds are rarely engaged, let alone actively so, and the bulk of the presentation is handled by the center channel. Still, there are some good moments here. The flashbulb sounds at film's start are crisp and nicely defined, creating chilling sense of the macabre and frightening things to come. The radio news broadcast plays low but with strong clarity as it describes nothing but desecration, destruction, and death, truly setting the tone for the rest of the movie. Many shots in the first act within the rickety old van don't do much in terms of creating a true, rattly atmosphere. Even external ambience remains mostly limited to the front. Switching to the included and "resorted" monaural soundtrack does show that the 5.1 mix offers a sound that's a bit more full, but not worlds more effective. The mono presentation handles heavier elements like a whirring generator with vigor. The end screams and sounds of terror pierce the stage even through the minimalistic presentation. Dialogue is steady and suitably crisp in all cases. This is no sort of amazing soundtrack, but the presentation -- no matter the menu selection -- will carry listeners through the movie with ease.


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New Details for Texas Chain Saw Massacre Revealed - July 30, 2008

Dark Sky Films has revealed new information about their upcoming Blu-ray release of 'The Texas Chain Saw Massacre' which is due to hit store shelves on September 30th. Video specs have not been released, but audio will come in the form of 5.1 DTS or 2.0 PCM (it ...

Texas Chainsaw Massacre Announced for Blu-ray - May 30, 2008

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