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Saw II (2005)

A detective and his team must rescue 8 people trapped in a factory by the twisted serial killer known as Jigsaw.
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When detective Eric Matthews is called to a crime scene of a victim of Jigsaw, he finds a lead to the place where he is hidden. Once there, he realizes that Jigsaw trapped his son Daniel Matthews with three women and four men in a shelter, and they are inhaling a lethal nerve gas. If they do not use an antidote within two hours, they will die. Eric follows with increasing desperation the death of each member of the group in monitors, while trying to convince Jigsaw to release his son. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Rated R for grisly violence and gore, terror, language and drug content | See all certifications »

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28 October 2005 (USA)  »

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$4,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£2,189,212 (UK) (30 October 2005)

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$87,039,965 (USA)
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Lyriq Bent originally auditioned for the role of Xavier, but he was rejected because the makers didn't want to typecast an African-American actor as a drug dealer. He begrudgingly accepted the smaller role of Lieutenant Rigg instead. However, it turned out to be a blessing in disguise, since he was allowed by director Darren Lynn Bousman to use his own ideas in developing the character of Rigg, who was promoted from supporting to main character by the time Saw IV (2007) was made. See more »

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The wounds on Amanda that were inflicted by needles in the pit that she was thrown into by Xavier disappear and reappear throughout the rest of the film. See more »

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Michael Marks: Help! Anyone! He-elp!
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Irresponsible Hate Anthem
(Venus Head Trap Mix)
Performed by Marilyn Manson
Remixed by Danny Lohner, Wes Borland, Charlie Clouser & Joshua Eustis
Written by Stephen Gregory Bier, Daisy Berkowitz (as Scott Putesky), Marilyn Manson (as Brian Warner) & Jeordie White
Courtesy of Interscope Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Nowhere near as great as the marvellous original
19 April 2006 | by (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England) – See all my reviews

Although this follow-up to the marvellous 2004 thriller 'Saw' is nowhere near as great as the original, it is still a good film worth watching.

The "Jigsaw" killer plays another sick game with another unlucky group of people. They are placed in a booby-trapped house that is slowly filling up with a lethal nerve gas. They are doomed to die, unless they can find out what they have in common, complete various tasks in the house and find the antidote.

Where the original film's gore could be forgiven on the account of its high logic, this lazy sequel is just gore for its own sake. The pace has been slowed down to a snail's and there are fewer scares and twists to keep the viewer as interested. Nevertheless, few viewers will have worked out the final, nasty twist, which makes it all worthwhile.


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