• Tobe Hooper - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tobe_Hooper Willard Tobe Hooper (January 25, 1943 – August 26, 2017) was an American director, screenwriter, and producer best known for his work in the horror genre. The British Film Institute cited Hooper as one of the most influential horror filmmakers of all time.. Born in Austin, Texas, Hooper's feature film debut was the independent Eggshells (1969), which he co-wrote with Kim Henkel.
  • Tobe Hooper - IMDb

    www.imdb.com/name/nm0001361 Tobe Hooper, Director: The Texas Chain Saw Massacre. Honored with many awards for his films and achievement in the horror genre, Tobe Hooper is truly one of the Masters of Horror (2005). Tobe Hooper was born in Austin, Texas, to Lois Belle (Crosby) and Norman William Ray Hooper, who owned a theater in San Angelo. He spent the 1960s as a college professor and documentary cameraman.
  • Tobe Hooper - Biography - IMDb

    www.imdb.com/name/nm0001361/bio Tobe Hooper was born in Austin, Texas, to Lois Belle (Crosby) and Norman William Ray Hooper, who owned a theater in San Angelo. He spent the 1960s as a college professor and documentary cameraman. In 1974, he organized a small cast that was made up of college teachers and students, and then he and Kim Henkel made The Texas Chain Saw Massacre ...
  • Tobe Hooper - Rotten Tomatoes

    www.rottentomatoes.com/celebrity/tobe_hooper American director Tobe Hooper began his film career like many people in the field, working on industrial films and TV advertisements. Using student help, Hooper began making fictional films while ...
  • Tobe Hooper – Movies, Bio and Lists on MUBI

    mubi.com/cast/tobe-hooper Tobe Hooper’s films include The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Poltergeist, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2, Lifeforce…
  • Midnight Movie: A Novel: Hooper, Tobe, Goldsher, Alan ...

    www.amazon.com/Midnight-Movie-Novel-Tobe-Hooper/dp/0307717011 Tobe Hooper is the creator of numerous films but remains best known for the genre-defining Texas Chainsaw Massacre, which spawned one of the highest grossing horror-movie franchises of all time. Alan Goldsher is the author of 11 books, including the acclaimed Beatles/horror/humor remix novel, Paul Is Undead: The British Zombie Invasion.As a ghostwriter, he has collaborated with numerous ...
  • Tobe Hooper - Interview Magazine

    www.interviewmagazine.com/film/tobe-hooper TOBE HOOPER: Oh, yes. LAURA: So it was a fully operational chain saw? HOOPER: It was for a while. Halfway through, I said, “Excuse me, someone may get hurt.” After Gunnar fell and had the presence of mind to throw the saw away from him, we decided we had to do something. We only had one saw. So we took the clutch part out of it.
  • Tobe Hooper (1943-2017) - Find A Grave Memorial

    www.findagrave.com/memorial/182769074/tobe-hooper Motion Picture Director. Hooper will best remebered for directing the horror classic films 'The Texas Chain Saw Massacre' and 'Poltergeist'. Born Willard Tobe Hooper, he taught college before starting out making documentaries. His 1974 'Texas Chain Saw Massacre' became a seminal horror title for its realistic approach...
  • Masters of Horror - Tobe Hooper: Dance of the Dead (DVD ...

    www.ebay.com/p/54518086 Product Information. Set in the near feature, Tobe Hooper's horror masterpiece concerns a world overrun by drug-addicted, desperate youth. Unlike most of her peers, goody-goody Peggy has led a sheltered life, but her luck is about to run out.
  • Poltergeist: Tobe Hooper & Steven Spielberg Director ...

    screenrant.com/poltergeist-movie-tobe-hooper-director-not-steven-spielber... The behind-the-scenes activity regarding those who created the horror classic Poltergeist is one of the most fabled and controversial tales in Hollywood history. Although Tobe Hooper got credit for directing the film, Steven Spielberg was highly involved in the production the entire way through from concept to editing. The facts of the relationship, however, are more complicated than the ...