Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
The Equalizer (Blu-ray)
$15.00
5 hrs ago
Archer: The Complete Season Five (Blu-ray)
$19.99
6 hrs ago
Cowboy Bebop: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$34.49
 
The Lady From Shanghai (Blu-ray)
$8.99
 
American Sniper (Blu-ray)
$29.99
 
The Interview (Blu-ray)
$13.59
 
2015 Allstate Sugar Bowl (Blu-ray)
$14.96
 
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (Blu-ray)
$5.99
 
The Book of Life 3D (Blu-ray)
$24.96
 
Massacre Mafia Style (Blu-ray)
$17.99
 
Big Hero 6 (Blu-ray)
$18.90
 
Sons of Anarchy: Season Seven (Blu-ray)
$39.96
 
COLLECT WATCH TRACK RATE REVIEW APP
Manage your own movie collection and always keep it with you with our Apps. Price track movies and get price drop notifications instantly. Become a member to take full advantage of all site features.
GET STARTED


Deals


 Best deals
 New deals
 Lowest prices
 New price drops
 New lowest prices
 Big price drops


Reviews


 New reviews
 Browse reviews
 Search reviews

Releases


 Release calendar
 Now available
 New releases
 Coming soon
 Recently listed
 New pre-orders
 New covers

Top lists


 Top movies
 Top collected
 Top Blu-ray
 Top sellers
 Top pre-orders

Database


 Search movies
 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray box sets
 TV on Blu-ray
 3D movies

Community


 Latest reviews
 Top reviewers
 Top contributors

By genre


 Action (38723)
 Adventure (29598)
 Animation (8931)
 Anime (4914)
 Biography (4062)
 Comedy (28772)
 Comic book (5526)
 Coming of age (1932)
 Crime (20136)
 Dark humor (4055)
 Documentary (5180)
 Drama (46518)
 Epic (5546)
 Erotic (1184)
 Family (12482)
 Fantasy (17068)
 Film-Noir (1264)
 Foreign (6678)
 Heist (1755)
 History (6021)
 Holiday (1294)
 Horror (14739)
 Imaginary (954)
 Martial arts (3489)
 Melodrama (2440)
 Music (8999)
 Musical (4000)
 Mystery (11692)
 Nature (1863)
 Other (714)
 Period (7365)
 Psychological thriller (3328)
 Romance (16812)
 Sci-Fi (19100)
 Short (426)
 Sport (2981)
 Supernatural (4635)
 Surreal (1542)
 Teen (3395)
 Thriller (33991)
 War (6007)
 Western (2486)

By studio


 20th Century Fox
 Criterion
 Disney / Buena Vista
 DreamWorks
 Lionsgate Films
 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
 New Line Cinema
 Paramount Pictures
 Sony Pictures
 Studio Canal
 Universal Studios
 Warner Bros.

 Show all studios


About


 Blu-ray movies
 Blu-ray studios


The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Blu-ray

United States
1699
33
45
Ultimate Edition MPI Media Group | 1974 | 83 min | Rated R | Sep 30, 2008

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (Blu-ray)
Large:


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)

Subtitles
English, Spanish

Discs
50GB Blu-ray Disc
Single disc (1 BD)

Playback
Region A (B untested)

Price
List price: $29.98, Price history

New from: $15.35 (Save 49%)
Available from Amazon sellers

Buy The Texas Chain Saw Massacre on Blu-ray Movie

Price
Buy on:

Movie rating
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
8.1
417
ratings.


Blu-ray rating
Video 3.7 of 53.7
Audio 3.5 of 53.5
Extras 4.6 of 54.6
Based on 25 user reviews

Movie appeal

 
Horror100%
Thriller33%
87%
popularity
2135
collections
169
fans




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

» See full cast & crew


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.


The Texas Chain Saw Massacre: Other Editions




4-disc set
$30.00

5-disc set
$64.50

1-disc
$20.69


Similar titles you might also like

What is this?

Show more titles »

Similar titles suggested by members




   



The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Blu-ray, News and Updates



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

Dark Sky Films has announced that they will release the horror classic 'Texas Chainsaw Massacre' for Blu-ray on September 30th. Full specs for the release are still forthcoming, but word has trickled down that the release will include never before seen bonus features. ...


The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Blu-ray, Forum Discussions



Topic Replies Last post
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre on Blu-ray - S... (

Official Thread

)
690 Nov 01, 2014

» Show more forum discussions for The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Blu-ray



 


Get Daily Blu-ray Deals



* We do not share your email and you may opt out at any time.



Top Blu-ray Deals

 


The best Blu-ray deals online. Don't miss out on these great deals.

See Today's Deals »


 Top movies



Latest Deals United States



The latest deals on Blu-ray movies
at Amazon.

Show new deals »


Trending Blu-ray Movies
1. Lucy
2. Lucy
3. Gone Girl
4. The Grand Budapest Hotel
5. Fright Night
6. GoodFellas
7. Interstellar
8. Lucy
9. Annabelle
10. The Drop
11. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
12. The Zero Theorem
13. Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
14. The Boxtrolls 3D
15. American Sniper

Trending in Theaters
1. American Sniper
2. Interstellar
3. Big Hero 6
4. The Imitation Game
5. The Interview
6. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
7. Taken 3
8. Inherent Vice
9. The Babadook
10. Into the Woods
11. Selma
12. Nightcrawler
13. Blackhat
14. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
15. Foxcatcher
16. Paddington
17. A Most Violent Year
18. The Theory of Everything
19. Horns
20. Predestination
21. The Gambler
22. The Wedding Ringer
23. Exodus: Gods and Kings
24. Horrible Bosses 2
25. Dumb and Dumber To
26. Jessabelle
27. Penguins of Madagascar
28. Unbroken
29. The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death
30. Two Days, One Night
31. Big Eyes
32. Wolves
33. Wild
34. Annie
35. Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
36. Top Five
37. Vice
38. Revenge of the Green Dragons
39. Rosewater
40. Before I Go to Sleep
41. Song of the Sea
42. Fugly!
43. [REC] 4: Apocalypse
44. Poker Night
45. The Homesman
46. Leviathan

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Fury
3.  Lucy
4.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
5.  The Grand Budapest Hotel
6.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
7.  Interstellar
8.  Guardians of the Galaxy 3D
9.  Outlander: Season 1 Volume 1
10.  American Sniper
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Big Hero 6
2.  Fury
3.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
4.  The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1
5.  Interstellar
6.  Outlander: Season 1 Volume 1
7.  American Sniper
8.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
9.  The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ...
10.  John Wick
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  Big Hero 6
$18.90, Save 53%
2.  Game of Thrones: The Complete Fourt...
$39.96, Save 50%
3.  The Grand Budapest Hotel
$11.99, Save 70%
4.  Downton Abbey: Season 5
$29.96, Save 46%
5.  Dredd 3D
$5.99, Save 76%
6.  The Book of Life
$19.99, Save 50%
7.  The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
$5.99, Save 85%
8.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
$17.99, Save 54%
9.  Frozen
$24.74, Save 45%
10.  The Lord of the Rings: The Motion P...
$52.99, Save 56%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


The Equalizer

 United States


$34.99 $15.00





Archer: The Complete Season Five

 United States


$39.99 $19.99





Cowboy Bebop: The Complete Series

 United States


$59.98 $34.49





Best Blu-ray Movie Deals »



This web site is not affiliated with the Blu-ray Disc Association.
All trademarks are the property of the respective trademark owners.
© 2002-2015 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices