Dark Sky Jumps into Blu-ray with 'Texas Chainsaw Massacre'

Posted Wed Jun 4, 2008 at 10:00 AM PDT by Peter Bracke
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1973)

The original "buzz" is coming to Blu-ray, with Dark Sky Films announcing the high-def debut of 'The Texas Chainsaw Massacre' for this September.

One of the seminal '70s horror flicks, the original 'Chainsaw' will mark the next-gen premiere for DVD indie distributor Dark Sky, which has set a September 30 for the Blu-ray.

Dark Sky has yet to issue any specific tech specs or supplement details, but the distributor is promising newly-remastered high-definition image and sound, as well as extensive bonus features.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray has been set at $29.98.

As always, we'll let you know when final details are confirmed. In the meantime, you'll find preliminary specs for 'The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1973)' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under September 30.

We've also set up a dedicated thread for Dark Sky's debut in our Forums area -- click the following link to discuss 'The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1973)' Blu-ray release.

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The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1974) (Blu-ray)
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