He will be signing autographs at his upcoming Boulder appearance, though, and his talk will include a few props from the film. But attendees hoping to see the film's gas-powered star will be disappointed. "In true low-budget filmmaking style," he reveals, "the saw had been borrowed from one of the crew members. I think the guy sold it for five bucks at a garage sale a few weeks later."
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 25th Anniversary Retrospective, Saturday, 8 p.m., June 12, Muenziger Auditorium, CU-Boulder campus, $5, 303-492-1531.