Cropsy grabs Alfred inside an abandoned mineshaft and pins him to a wall with his shears.
For some of the soon-to-be-stars, such as , , and , The Burning was the first big screen appearance.
The scene where a victim has her throat cut by Cropsy with the shears was similar in execution to the demise of the hitchhiker in the earlier film.
American actor Dolby Zaccarelli says that this is his all time favorite slasher film.
Todd discovers Karen's body and sees Cropsy armed with a flamethrower, where he begins to remember being involved with the prank.