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Saw

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Saw

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
100 minutes
Wide Release Date:
10/29/04
performer:
Cary Elwes, Danny Glover, Leigh Whannel
director:
James Wan
distributor:
Lions Gate Films
author:
James Wan, Leigh Whannel
genre:
Mystery and Thriller, Horror

We gave it a B-

A messy, gristle-cut B psycho thriller that makes you squirm a few times, but mostly makes you giggle. A lunatic sadist devises hideous trick scenarios. Cary Elwes’ performance ought to be featured in a seminar on the perils of overacting.