Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr
Empire
Trending On Empire
The Future Of Film
The 100 Greatest Video Games
The Making Of The West Wing
Subscribe To Empire Today
Save money and get 12 issues for only £25
Go Think Big
Helping young people achieve their career dreams
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
YESTERDAY
New Into The Woods Images Stalk Online
Chris Pine and co. are feeling musical
Exclusive First Look At Helen Mirren In Eye In The Sky
Gavin Hood's new drone warfare thriller
Margot Robbie Set To Do The Taliban Shuffle
She's in negotiations for Tina Fey's new film
Steve Coogan Heads For Happyish
Replacing Philip Seymour Hoffman in the dark comedy show
Nick Frost Finds The Finger
A new US TV sitcom
Rupert Wyatt’s The Gambler Red Band Trailer Lands Online
John Goodman and Mark Wahlberg fill the swear jar
Nathalie Emmanuel Heads For Maze Runner Sequel
She'll be part of The Scorch Trials
The Woman In Black: Angel Of Death Trailer Materialises
Tom Harper's horror sequel opens its doors to visitors
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
08 October 2014
Alexandra Daddario Has The Choice
Tom Welling and more also set for the new Nicholas Sparks
More Movie News

RELATED REVIEWS
Percy Jackson: Sea Of Monsters (2013)
Empire Star Rating
Texas Chainsaw (2013)
Empire Star Rating
Hall Pass (2011)
Empire Star Rating
Takers (2010)
Empire Star Rating
The Toolbox Murders
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

New Texas Chainsaw Trailer Online
Leatherface kills your buzz - again!

14 September 2012  |  Written by Owen Williams  |  Source: Apple

submit to reddit

Gang of teens? Check. Screaming? Loud. Chainsaw? Growling. All ingredients present and correct then: following the poster from a couple of week's ago, here's the first trailer for Texas Chainsaw 3D.

It's very much business as usual for the Leatherfaced franchise: we immediately start with some kids in a van, and a not-at-all-gratuitous shot of a girl in her bra. It's then off to chez-Sawyer for some poking around the apparently deserted homestead, before the not-honestly-so-surprising reveal that "someone" is sewing masks in a dark corner of the property. It's not long before one of the gang is hung up and buzzed at. "It happened before," says the blurb. Yup, six times.

The action moves from the house - never again as gnarly as it was in Tobe Hooper's original film - to somewhere industrial, to a graveyard, where there's a nice moment of tense quiet before everything kicks off again. If we learned anything, it's that coffins aren't necessarily good hiding places.

Principal scream queen this time is Alexandra Daddario (Percy Jackson), with support from Tania Raymonde and Scott Eastwood. We're also promised roles of varying size for series royalty Gunnar Hansen, Marilyn Burns and Bill Moseley.

The director is John Luessenhop (Takers), and having missed the Hallowe'en deadline, the film's buried in the UK on January 4.


Have Your Say
To comment on this, and all articles, register for free or login now.

Now Is Good Premiere Report
Or more correctly: last night was good
Arrested Development S4 Extended?
Update: More episodes will be shot!

Your Comments

RE: RE:
L: The Waco Kid the trouble with "Horror" movies these days is they just aren't gory enough you'll get a scene of someone getting mashed with a chainsaw and they'll cut away to the sound of screaming i mean what the fuck. to see blood and masses of scenes of gratuitous carnage and mayhemis Herschell Gordon Lewis when you need him ote] 'Cuz the original TCM was totally all about shitloads of gore and not building tension while showing very little actual splatter. More

Posted by Rebel scum at 21:58 on 22 September 2012 | Report This Post

RE: RE:
the trouble with "Horror" movies these days is they just aren't gory enough you'll get a scene of someone getting mashed with a chainsaw and they'll cut away to the sound of screaming i mean what the fuck. i want to see blood and masses of scenes of gratuitous carnage and mayhem where is Herschell Gordon Lewis when you need him More

Posted by The Waco Kid at 21:43 on 22 September 2012 | Report This Post

RE:
Yes dear hide in the coffin More

Posted by OPEN YOUR EYES at 22:43 on 19 September 2012 | Report This Post

A new Texas Chainsaw could have been good.... could have been. But I never had high hopes for this, and the trailer looks shit. More

Posted by UnderTheLights at 01:19 on 16 September 2012 | Report This Post

Flipping iTunes
For anyone who doesn't want to infest their machine with QuickTime just to watch trailers, here's the link for it on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=75TvtJIbbNY More

Posted by IainPurdie at 19:32 on 15 September 2012 | Report This Post

Looks shit. A sequel to the original that already had several sequels (themselves with no strict continuity) and a remake that had a prequel. What a convoluted mess, and what a dull trailer! More

Posted by sweetladybrick at 21:20 on 14 September 2012 | Report This Post

Whoa, it's out in January? That's the Elephant Graveyard of movies where the studios dump all their stinkers that couldn't hack it in the Christmas market. Not a good sign but then I wasn't expecting much from this anyway. Tobe Hooper couldn't even make a decent sequel to his original. More

Posted by BenTramer at 18:18 on 14 September 2012 | Report This Post

I'm lost. Where are we now with this?! Sequel? Prequel? "Re-imagining"? I'm lost. Another classic consigned to duff re-make-slash-reworking-slash-prequel-slash-slash-slash -hell. How many more slashes can one franchise survive...? More

Posted by DouglasW at 13:11 on 14 September 2012 | Report This Post

It's sad...
...that someone, somewhere actually thinks this is a good idea. More

Posted by Void Indigo at 11:56 on 14 September 2012 | Report This Post

SPECIAL FEATURE
The 301 Greatest Movies Of All Time EMPIRE READERS' POLL: THE 301 GREATEST MOVIES OF ALL TIME
You turned out in your hundreds and thousands, and here are the results... Browse the full list


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
The 12 Apps Every Film Fan Needs On Their Smartphone
The handheld essentials to enhance your movie life

Empire Meets Jason Bateman And Tina Fey
The stars of This Is Where I Leave You hang out

The Scariest Film Of The Year? Jennifer Kent On The Babadook
The director talks us through her terrifying new film

10 Horror Spin-Offs We Want To See
After Annabelle, what other supporting characters deserve their own film?

Documentaries: What Happened Next
We track down and interview the stars of great non-fiction films

Your Introductory Guide To That DC Movie Slate
Suicide Squad? Cyborg? Aquaman? We explain who’s who in the DC Universe

Captain America 3, Iron Man And Civil War: Where Next For The Marvel Cinematic Universe?
What to make of today's Marvel news

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Get 12 Issues Of Empire For Only £25!

Get exclusive subscriber-only covers each month!

Subscribe today

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Get The Empire iPad Edition Today

Subscribe and save money on annual digital subscription

Subscribe today
Buy single issues

Get 12 issues of Empire for just £25!
Get the world's greatest movie magazine delivered straight to your door! Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire iPad Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  iPad  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Editorial Complaints  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)