‘The Texas Chainsaw Massacre’ Turns 40, Watch NSFW Trailer For New 4K Restoration

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40 years ago, a group of Austin film students gathered to film one of horror’s most enduring classics, Tobe Hooper’s grotesquely glorious The Texas Chainsaw Massacre. ¬†To celebrate this milestone, the 70’s horror phenomenon¬†got a 4K makeover, Blu-ray birthday and a nationwide theatrical release.

View the NSFW trailer for the restored edition here:

Although it might seem that this is just one in a long list of aging classics to hit the restored and released circuit, the original Massacre still throws a mighty punch and is well worth the price of admission.

Check the dates below to see when it’ll be courting an area near you:

June 21
New York, Film Society of Lincoln Center

June 27
New York, IFC Center

June 27
Boston, Coolidge Corner

July 4
Richardson, TX, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

July 11
Portland, Hollywood Theatre
Houston, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
Kalamazoo, MI, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
Winchester, VA, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
Washington, DC, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

July 18
Austin, TX, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema (Slaughter Lane)
Littleton, CO, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
Winston-Salem, NC, a/perture
Eugene, OR, Bijou Metro
Tulsa, OK, Circle Cinema

July 19
Yonkers, NY, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

July 25
Kansas City, MO, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

July 25
Lubbock, TX, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
New Braunfels, TX, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
San Antonio, TX, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema (Westlakes)
Nashville, TN, Belcourt

August 1
Seattle, WA, SIFF Cinema

 

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