Context of The Texas chainsaw massacre : the beginning, New Line Cinema presents ; in association with Michael Bay ; a Platinum Dunes/Next Entertainment production ; a Vortex/Henkel/Hooper production ; produced by Michael Bay, Mike Fleiss, Andrew Form, Brad Fuller, Kim Henkel, Tobe Hooper ; story by Sheldon Turner and David J. Schow ; screenplay by Sheldon Turner ; directed by Jonathan Liebesman