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Director of The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, dies, aged 74

Hooper's other directing credits included Poltergeist, with Steven Spielberg.

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TOBE Hooper, who realised just how terrifying a chain saw in the wrong hands could be and used the insight to make one of the most influential horror movies of the last century, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, died on Saturday in Los Angeles. He was 74.

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