Gunnar Hansen, the actor and author best known for playing Leatherface in the original Texas Chain Saw Massacre, signs his new book Chain Saw Confidential at Bookends on Tuesday, September 24th at 4:30pm
211 E. Ridgewood Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ 07450
Join us for a horrifyingly fun evening with actor and author Gunnar Hansen! Yes, that’s right, the man who brought one of the most terrifying characters to film ever, Leatherface, will be here in our store!
Critically-acclaimed author Gunnar Hansen tells the real story of the making The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, its release, and reception, offering unknown behind-the-scenes details, a harrowingly entertaining account of the adventures of low-budget filmmaking, illuminating insights on the film’s enduring and influential place in the horror genre and our culture, and a thoughtful meditation on why we love to be scared in the first place.
GUNNAR HANSEN is the author of several books of history, travel, and poetry. He lives on the coast of Maine.
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Thank you for supporting Gunnar Hansen and your local independent bookstore!
603 N. Lamar, Austin TX 78703
Gunnar Hansen appears at Dark Delicacies on Saturday September 21 at 2:00 p.m. to sign his memoir Chain Saw Confidential: How We Made the World’s Most Notorious Horror Movie. There will be a charge to have other items signed.
3512 W. Magnolia, Burbank, CA 91505