Texas Chainsaw Massacre set incited into ‘horror grill resort’
April 3, 2016 - bbq set
It is maybe a world’s initial “horror barbecue” corner and when it opens this summer, it will be a place of event for fans of one of a many distinguished and successful fear films of all time.
The building known, with good reason, as a Last Chance gas hire had a starring purpose in a Texas Chainsaw Massacre. After fibbing sealed for years it will free to visitors as a kind of thesis park loyalty to a fear franchise.
Writer and executive Tobe Hooper’s low-budget 1974 fear film became a cult classical and desirous a slew of imitators, as good as a array of sequels and reboots. An “origin story” starring Stephen Dorff and Lili Taylor, Leatherface, is slated for release this year.
In a strange film, a stuffing hire and grill corner is run by Drayton Sawyer, a conduct of a family of cannibals and a male with a passion for portion business – portion them in portions of chilli, that is.
The farming gas station, once famous as Bilbo’s Texas Landmark in Bastrop county, had depressed into disrepair. But an Ohio businessman named Roy Rose who desired a fear film given he initial saw it on his 10th birthday, bought a skill final year, changed to Texas and set about restoring it.
Adding to a project’s gravitas, he brought Ari Lehman – who played a initial Jason Voorhees in a 1980 slasher film Friday a 13th – on residence as a partner.
The dual have large skeleton for a site. “We’re going to build a ‘horror grill resort’, we’re going to put cabins in a behind for all a fans that wish to come and stay a night,” Rose told KXAN internal news final year.
Plans call for a cafeteria – no doubt with chilli on a menu – a sell store, an party area for gigs and a large shade to uncover a film. Four cabins are being assembled for anyone dauntless adequate to stay a night. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Gas Station is approaching to open in mid-July, according to a Facebook page.
While a gas hire is being easy to a bloody glory, these days a 1900s-era residence where Leatherface carves his approach by a front doorway and Sally flees by a window does not make a large bitch about a place in cinematic history: it leads a really opposite existence as a stately grill called a Grand Central Cafe.