The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006)

What you know about fear... doesn't even come close.

  • Genre: Horror, Thriller
  • Release Date: 2006-10-06
  • User Rating: 6/10 from 879 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 31min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Texas Chainsaw Productions
  • Production Country: United States of America
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Chrissie and her friends set out on a road trip for a final fling before one is shipped off to Vietnam. Along the way, bikers harass the foursome and cause an accident that throws Chrissie from the vehicle. The lawman who arrives on the scene kills one of the bikers and brings Chrissie's friends to the Hewitt homestead, where young Leatherface is learning the tools of terror.

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  • Jordana Brewster

    as Chrissie
  • Taylor Handley

    as Dean
  • Diora Baird

    as Bailey
  • Matt Bomer

    as Eric
  • R. Lee Ermey

    as Uncle Charlie Hewitt / Sheriff Hoyt
  • Lew Temple

    as Sheriff Winston Hoyt
  • Andrew Bryniarski

    as Thomas Hewitt (Leatherface)
  • Tim DeZarn

    as Slaughterhouse Supervisor
  • Lee Tergesen

    as Holden
  • Cyia Batten

    as Alex
  • Terrence Evans

    as Monty Hewitt
  • Marietta Marich

    as Luda Mae Hewitt
  • L.A. Calkins

    as Sloane (as Leslie Calkins)
  • Allison Marich

    as Young Luda Mae
  • Marcus H. Nelson

    as Lackey (as Marcus Nelson)
  • Melody Chase

    as Biker Chick (uncredited)
  • Emily Kaye

    as Biker Chick (uncredited)
  • John Larroquette

    as Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
  • Kathy Lamkin

    as Tea Lady
Directing Jonathan Liebesman Director
Writing Sheldon Turner Screenplay
Sound Steve Jablonsky Original Music Composer
Camera Lukas Ettlin Director of Photography
Editing Jonathan Chibnall Editor
Editing Jim May Editor
Production Michael Bay Producer
Production Mike Fleiss Producer
Production Bradley Fuller Producer
Production Kim Henkel Producer
Crew Jake Garber Makeup Effects
Production Lisa Fields Casting
Art Marco Rubeo Production Design
Art John Frick Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Mari-An Ceo Costume Design
Art Randy Huke Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Carla Palmer Makeup Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Kathy Kiatta Costume Supervisor
Production Andrew Form Producer
Production Tobe Hooper Producer
Production Alma Kuttruff Co-Producer
Writing Sheldon Turner Story
Production Jeffrey Allard Executive Producer
Production Toby Emmerich Executive Producer
Production K.C. Hodenfield Co-Producer
Production Robert Kuhn Executive Producer
Production Mark Ordesky Executive Producer
Production Guy Stodel Executive Producer
Crew Grady Holder Makeup Effects
Crew Gregory Nicotero Makeup Effects
Crew Kevin Wasner Makeup Effects
Writing David J. Schow Story