|Blood Simple 1984 R, 96 min.|
Genre: Drama / Thriller
Director: Joel Coen
Cast: John Getz, Frances McDormand, Dan Hedaya, M. Emmet Walsh, Samm-Art Williams, Deborah Neumann, Raquel Gavia, Van Brooks, Senor Marco, William Creamer, Loren Bivens, Bob McAdams, Shannon Sedwick, Nancy Finger, William Preston Robertson
Wealthy Texas bar owner Julian Marty (Dan Hedaya) hires private detective Loren Visser (M. Emmet Walsh) to stalk and then kill his wife Abby (Frances McDormand) and her lover Ray (John Getz) who is one of Julian's bartenders. However, the job does not prove as easy as was initially thought, and Visser runs into more than a few problems accomplishing his assignment.
|The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 1974 R, 83 min.|
Genre: Horror / Thriller
Director: Tobe Hooper
Cast: Marilyn Burns, Allen Danzinger, Paul A. Partain, William Vail, Teri McMinn, John Larroquette, Jim Siedow, Edwin Neal, Gunnar Hansen, John Dugan, John Henry Faulk, Gerry Green, Ed Guinn, Joe Bill Hogan, William Creamer
When Sally Hardesty (Marilyn Burns) takes her wheelchair-bound brother Franklin (Paul A. Partain) to their grandfather's cemetery after learning that it has been vandalized, Sally's friends join them. Not a good idea. One-by-one, they are hacked to death by a vicious family of cannibals, including Leatherface (Gunnar Hansen) who wields a chainsaw when confronting his victims. This film quickly had a cult following and spawned sequels.
|1. Blood Simple (1984)|
2. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974)
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