In 1974 Tobe Hooper (Poltergeist) unleashed a film that was an intense study of homicidal madness and psychological horror. It has since become a cult phenomenon and the most successful independent horror film ever made. This is the first ever comprehensive documentary of the making of this landmark film. It includes in depth interviews with Gunnar (Leatherface) Hanson, Edwin (The Hitchhiker) Neal, John (Grandpa) Dugan and Jim (The Cook) Seidow. Including footage from the film and never before seen production photos. So sit back and experience the making of a nightmare.