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Gunner Hansen RIP

From Associated Press Gunnar Hansen, who played the iconic villain Leatherface in the original “Texas Chain Saw Massacre,” died Saturday of pancreatic cancer at his home in Maine, his agent said. He was 68. Hansen starred in the 1974 film … Continue reading

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RIP Marilyn Burns

I am at a lose for worlds right now. Marilyn Burns who appeared in the first Texas Chainsaw Massacre passed away in her sleep last night.  The horror world has lost a true icon.  I interviewed her a couple years … Continue reading

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Check Out Our Audio Interview With Marilyn Burns

Marilyn Burns was an actress living in Texas when she landed the role of Sally in the first Texas Chainsaw Massacre.  After making that film she went on to appear in Helter Skelter, Eaten Alive and Future-Kill.  In 2012, one … Continue reading

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Days Of The Dead Indy 2012 Photos And Review

Monsters From The Basement had the pleasure of attending the second Days Of The Dead Convention in Indianapolis this past summer.  It was our third visit to a Days Of The Dead convention and I have to say they keep … Continue reading

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Audio interview with John Dugan from “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre” posted

John Dugan was working in a childrens theater when he got offered the role as Grandpa in “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre”.  He went from entertaining kids to knocking people in the head with sledge hammers in one move.  John was … Continue reading

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April Burril is February’s Babe From The Basement

This months Babe From The Basement is the star of the internet series The Chainsaw Sally Show, April Burril.  The Chainsaw Sally Show just now entered its second season and April along with husband Jimmyo have created one of horrors most oringial characters in recent memory.  … Continue reading

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Audio Interview With Gunner Hansen posted

If you were asked for a list of the top horror icons of all time, Gunner Hansen would be very close the top.  Gunner made horror history when he created the character of Leather in The Texas Chainsaw Massacre.  Gunner … Continue reading

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