Author: Tobe Hooper - American - Director

I don't believe in using too much graphic violence, although I've done it. It's better to be suggestive and to allow the viewer to fill in the blanks in their minds.-Tobe Hooper
[ Allow Although Believe Better Blanks Done Fill Graphic Minds Much Suggestive Their Too Using Viewer Violence] [Tobe Hooper]

I don't know when the Return of the Living Dead are happening. That's been on the Internet for years.-Tobe Hooper
[ Been Dead Happening Internet Know Living Return Years] [Tobe Hooper]

I had worked so hard for so long that I developed a speech impediment. It happens when I get tired.-Tobe Hooper
[ Developed Get Had Happens Hard Impediment Long Speech Tired Worked] [Tobe Hooper]

I love music and I enjoy creating sounds. I got into making music when I was a child, starting with the spoons and the koto before moving onto the piano.-Tobe Hooper
[ Before Child Creating Enjoy Got Into Love Making Moving Music Onto Piano Sounds Spoons Starting] [Tobe Hooper]

I think the Chainsaw remake is very good and captures the spirit of the original film. It's true to the tone of the original, to the point that it's almost a companion piece.-Tobe Hooper
[ Almost Captures Chainsaw Companion Film Good Original Piece Point Remake Spirit Think Tone True Very] [Tobe Hooper]

I wanted to make a human monster. His name is Coffin Baby. The idea is based on a group of people from Pasadena whose names I can't mention. His mother died and during the funeral, this baby came out of her in the coffin.-Tobe Hooper
[ Baby Based Came Coffin Died During Funeral Group Her His Human Idea Make Mention Monster Mother Name Names Out Pasadena Wanted Whose] [Tobe Hooper]

If one sees the American Nightmare first and Chainsaw after that, you'll see it in a different kind of light.-Tobe Hooper
[ After American Chainsaw Different First Kind Light Nightmare See Sees] [Tobe Hooper]

Law students have taken over Hollywood. To them it's all about making money. They know people want to see what they've seen before. Also, remakes are places to showcase the new stars of tomorrow.-Tobe Hooper
[ Also Before Hollywood Know Law Making Money New Over Places Remakes See Seen Showcase Stars Students Taken Them Tomorrow Want] [Tobe Hooper]

No matter where you're going it's the wrong place.-Tobe Hooper
[ Going Matter Place Where Wrong] [Tobe Hooper]

The influences in my life were all kind of politically, socially implanted. And then there was Watergate.-Tobe Hooper
[ Implanted Influences Kind Life Politically Socially Then Watergate Were] [Tobe Hooper]

The original Return of the Living Dead, I was attached to direct it, and I wrote the story. Production was delayed. In the meantime I went to London to do Lifeforce.-Tobe Hooper
[ Attached Dead Delayed Direct Living London Meantime Original Production Return Story Went Wrote] [Tobe Hooper]

Thousands of people come to LA every year, and some of them just disappear. Somebody gets them. In the States around 100,000 people vanish each year. I don't know what that means. Maybe there's something that just pulls 'em out.-Tobe Hooper
[ Around Come Disappear Each Em Every Gets Just Know La Maybe Means Out Pulls Some Somebody Something States Them Thousands Vanish Year] [Tobe Hooper]

You need an R rating because without one, you can't advertise and the film won't get shown.-Tobe Hooper
[ Advertise Because Film Get Need Rating Shown Without Won] [Tobe Hooper]