Struggling Film Director Tobe Hooper Found Fame With ‘Texas Chain Saw Massacre’ – WSJ

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Struggling Film Director Tobe Hooper Found Fame With ‘Texas Chain Saw Massacre’

Texan Tobe Hooper found fame with his 1974 film “The Texas Chain Saw Massacre.” The movie showed that independent filmmakers far removed from Hollywood could score hits, inspiring a new generation of directors. Mr. Hooper died Aug. 26 at 74.

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