In 1973, This chilling, low-budget thriller was released by BoxOffice Pictures and quickly became a drive-in classic. In 1984, THE AXE was banned on video, along with other titles, by THE VIDEO NASTIES, until it was trimmed of 19 seconds by the B.B.F.C. Finally available in the U.S., THE AXE is being compaired to classic's like Wes Craven's: LAST HOUSE ON THE LEFT, with its gritty feel, and low budget, early 70's exploitation. Here for your enjoyment, is the only site with all the information available on this B-grade horror flick. Rated R /73 min. Also known as: (Lisa, Lisa), (California Axe Massacre), (The Axe Murders), & (California Axe Murders).