REFERENCES

FILMS

THE NIGHT OF THE HUNTER (1955)

POLTERGEIST (1982)
The radio station signs off with 'The Star Spangled Banner' just like the TV station does in 'Poltergeist'. In both movies, it's played right before the "bad things" happen.

THE BREAKFAST CLUB (1985)

DEATH WISH 4: THE CRACKDOWN (1987)
A standee from the movie is shown in a video store.

RAMBO III (1988)
Chop Top asks Stretch about a record she played and says, "What was that anyway, the...Rambo III soundtrack?" However, Rambo III was not yet released when this movie was made.

THE 'BURBS (1989)

REDNECK ZOMBIES (1989)
The movie is mentioned in Fangoria magazine.

NOTHING BUT TROUBLE (1991)

THE DEVIL'S REJECTS (2005)
Otis makes a woman wear her husband's skinned-off face, just like when Stretch wears L.G.'s.


TELEVISION

ROWAN & MARTIN'S LAUGH-IN (1967)

STEPHEN KING'S WORLD OF HORROR (1986)

THE TEXAS COMEDY MASSACRE (1987)

PARKER LEWIS CAN'T LOSE (1990)
EPISODE: 'Rent-A-Kube'.
A customer rents the movie at Mondo Video.

THE E! TRUE HOLLYWOOD STORY (2006)
EPISODE: 'The Texas Chainsaw Massacre'.
The movie is referenced in this documentary.

LES GUIGNOLS DE L'INFO (2007)
EPISODE: 'March 13, 2007'.
An American general gives the DVD of the movie to his men.

THE ANGRY VIDEO GAME NERD (2007)
EPISODE: 'The Texas Chainsaw Massacre'.
The crazy fan is a spoof of Chop Top, and they share similar lines like, "I'm your number one fan!".

CINEMASSACRE'S MONSTER MADNESS (2010)
EPISODE: 'Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3'.
The movie is briefly recalled.

OBSCURUS LUPA PRESENTS (2011)
EPISODE: 'The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 3'.
Lupa discusses the sequel and how its comedic atmosphere brought it down.

HAGAN REVIEWS (2012)
EPISODE: 'Zombeak'.
Hagan says she'd rather be watching this movie than 'Zombeak'.


VIDEO

THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE: A FAMILY PORTRAIT (1988)
Jim Seidow menitons "Chainsaw 2" at one point, saying people still asked for autographs for the original at the time of the sequel's release.

ED GEIN (2000)

THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE: THE SHOCKING TRUTH (2000)
The movie is mentioned and discussed, and the poster and clips are shown.

THE SAW IS FAMILY: MAKING 'LEATHERFACE' (2003)

HORROR BUSINESS (2005)
A photograph is shown from the movie.

BAN THE SADIST VIDEOS! PART 2 (2006)
The DVD case of the movie is shown.

GOING TO PIECES: THE RISE AND FALL OF THE SLASHER FILM (2006)
The movie poster is shown.

IT RUNS IN THE FAMILY (2006)
Clips from the movie are shown.

ED GEIN: THE BUTCHER OF PLAINFIELD (2007)

THE ELECTRIC CHAINSAW MASSACRE (2009)
A tribute to 'The Texas Chainsaw Massacre' that makes a socially conscious statement.

CONTAMINATION: A CONVENTION STORY (2012)
The movie is mentioned in an interview.


VIDEO GAMES

SILENT HILL (1999)
The chainsaws in the game are 'Cut-Rite' chainsaws, named after the chainsaw shop where Lefty (Dennis Hopper) gets his chainsaws in the movie.


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