The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2


1h 35m 1986
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2

Brief Synopsis

During disc jockey Vantia Block's radio show, two hoodlums begin calling and harrassing her. Things take an abrupt turn when the boys drive into a location where they are confronted by Leatherface and sawed into bits as the horrified Vantia listens on the phone. The sheriff convinces Vantia to play a recording of the phone call on the air, in the hopes that the killer will come to the station so that he can be caught.

Film Details

Also Known As
Massacre à la tronçonneuse 2
Genre
Comedy
Horror
Sequel
Release Date
1986
Production Company
Glen Glenn Sound Company
Distribution Company
Cannon Releasing
Location
Austin, Texas, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 35m

Synopsis

During disc jockey Vantia Block's radio show, two hoodlums begin calling and harrassing her. Things take an abrupt turn when the boys drive into a location where there are confronted by Leatherface and sawed into bits as the horrified Vantia listens on the phone. The sheriff convinces Vantia to play a recording of the phone call on the air, in the hopes that the killer will come to the station so that he can be caught.

Crew

Rachel Ames

Production Accountant

David Anderson

1st Assistant 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit)

Newton Arnold

Assistant Director

Duane Aslaksen

Song Producer ("Crazy Crazy Mama")

Vincent J Baldino

Camera Operator 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Wenden K Baldwin

Title Design

Sam Balkum

Casting (Extras)

Steve Bartek

Song Producer ("No One Lives Forever")

Stiv Bators

Song ("Good To Be Bad")

Wayne Bell

Sound Recording Mixer

William Bonaiuto

Caterer

Denise Carfagno

Hairstyles

Tamara Carlisle

Production Coordinator

L. M. Kit Carson

Song Idea ("Good To Be Bad")

L. M. Kit Carson

Associate Producer

L. M. Kit Carson

Screenwriter

Al Cates

Transportation Driver

Ronni Cook

Song ("Goo Goo Muck")

Brown Cooper

1st Assistant Camera 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Stewart Copeland

Song Performer

Stewart Copeland

Song; Song Producer ("Strange Things Happen")

Gino Cragmale

Special Makeup

Carrie Cullims

Stunts (Utility)

Philip Curry

Gaffer

Anita Dallas

Props Assistant

Lee Daniels

Grip

Mitch Devane

Special Makeup

Candi Duke

Makeup

Glen E Dunn

Other

John L East

Transportation Driver

Danny Elfman

Song; Song Producer ("No One Lives Forever")

Bob Elmore

Stunts (Utility)

Kris Emery

Accountant Assistant

Paula Erickson

Music Supervisor

Roky Erickson

Song

Roky Erickson

Song Performer ("Crazy Crazy Mama")

Richard Espinoza

1st Assistant Director

Phil Evans

Transportation Driver

Gary Farr

Stills

Gregory Faucett

Other

Yoram Globus

Producer

Menahem Golan

Producer

Julia Gombert

Costume Supervisor

Josh Hakian

Production Buyer

Cindy Hargrave

Assistant (To L M Kit Carson)

Paul Harrison

Sound Recording Mixer 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Dennis Herring

Song Producer ("Shame On You" "Life Is Hard" "Good To Be Bad")

Henry Holmes

Executive Producer

Larry Holt

Stunts (Utility)

Scot Holton

Unit Publicist

Carin Hooper

Costume Designer

Tobe Hooper

Co-Producer

Tobe Hooper

Modelmaker

Tobe Hooper

Music

Alain Jakubowicz

Editor

Brian James

Song ("Good To Be Bad")

Chris Jenkins

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Richard D Johnson

Transportation Coordinator

Jimmy Jones

Transportation Coordinator (In-House)

Anne Jordan-bruton

Production Coordinator Assistant

James Jorgensen

Executive Producer

Vince Jourdan

Transportation Driver

Scott Kent

Grip

Steven Kine

Production Assistant

Henry Kline

Unit Production Manager

Laura Kooris

Script Supervisor

Richard Kooris

Director Of Photography

Jerry Lambert

Production Assistant

Jerry Lambert

Music

Felix Leal

Other

Jon Lewis

Bestboy

Michael Linn

Music Editor

Sammy M Lockhart

Transportation Driver

Linda Lowenthal

Other

Mark Lyon

2nd Assistant Director

James Maloy

Other

Earle Mankey

Song Producer ("Over The Shoulder" "Haunted Head")

Jim Mankey

Song ("Over The Shoulder")

Laurie Mayer

Song Producer ("White Night")

Gerald Mcclanahan

Special Effects Assistant

J Michael Mcclary

Director Of Photography 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)

Barbara K Mcdonald

Song ("Shame On You")

Pat Mcdonald

Songs ("Shame On You" "Life Is Hard")

Shawn Mcenroe

Special Makeup

Jerry Mcnight

Transportation Captain

Mel Metcalfe

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Daniel Miller

Art Direction Assistant

Henry Miller

Boom Operator

Karen Miller

Costumer

Oscar Mitt

Other

Bart J Mixon

Special Makeup

John Moio

Stunt Coordinator

Johnette Napolitano

Songs ("Over The Shoulder" "Haunted Head")

Lonnie Nelson

Carpenter

Dick O'dell

Song Mixer ("White Night")

Michael O'sullivan

Property Master

William Orbit

Song Mixer; Song Producer ("White Night")

Richard Ortner

Carpenter

Dave Parks

Production Assistant

Michael Peal

Set Decorator

David J Pearce

Props

Terry Porter

Sound Rerecording Mixer

Jose Prieto

Caterer

Mike Pruitt

Casting (Extras)

Karyn Rachtman

Music Coordinator

Richard Rosser

Production Assistant

Angelo Russo

Color Timer

Tom Savini

Special Makeup Effects

Phil Schriber

Transportation Driver

Jeff Schwann

Carpenter

Kyle Seidenbaum

Title Design

Joe Self

Carpenter

Ferrell A. Shinnick

Key Grip

Tom Stackpoole

2nd Assistant Camera

Jim Stephen

Stunts (Utility)

Russell Steubing

Other

Bob Sturtevant

Lead Carpenter

Eddie Surkin

Technical Advisor (Special Effects)

Torchsong

Song Performer ("White Night")

Sjon Ueckert

Location Manager

Anne-marie Vitello

Negative Cutter

Ron Vitello

Negative Cutter

Ralph Watson

1st Assistant Camera

Pat Welsome

Construction Coordinator

Cary White

Production Designer

Ralph Willard

Craft Service

Cris Woods

Other

Al Wyatt

Stunts (Utility)

Leo Zisman

2nd Assistant 2nd Unit Director (2nd Unit)

Film Details

Also Known As
Massacre à la tronçonneuse 2
Genre
Comedy
Horror
Sequel
Release Date
1986
Production Company
Glen Glenn Sound Company
Distribution Company
Cannon Releasing
Location
Austin, Texas, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 35m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer August 22, 1986

Began shooting May 5, 1986.

Completed shooting prior to July 4, 1986.

Todd-AO

Released in United States Summer August 22, 1986