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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Cary Elwes
Danny Glover
Monica Potter
Tobin Bell
Ken Leung
Dina Meyer
Leigh Whannell
Directors
James Wan
Screenwriters
James Wan
Leigh Whannell
Leigh Whannell
Running Time
102 minutes

Saw
A good all-out, non-camp horror movie from director James Wan.


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Plot
A surgeon (Cary Elwes) and a nobody (Leigh Whannell) wake up in a derelict bathroom, ankle-chained to pipes, with a corpse between them. They are the latest victims of 'Jigsaw', a tricky serial killer who plays gruesome games with his victims.


Verdict
As good an all-out, non-camp horror movie as we've had lately.


Reviewed by Kim Newman

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