Dead Silence (2007)
Mary Shaw moves like the dead woman in "The Drop of Water" segment
Both films feature a police officer investigating a mysterious death that takes them to a cursed town where the residents live in fear of a mysterious woman's curse.
The use of a dead human being as a puppet, including the use of ventriliquism, appears in this movie.
One of Mary Shaw's puppets is the Jigsaw puppet from the Saw films.
Judge Shaw is a take on Mary Shaw of Dead Silence and is played by the same woman. Dead Silence is also directed by Wan
Seen on the shelf in Old Hop's pawn shop.
Dead Silence is shown to be available on OnDemand.
a film James Wan and Leigh Whannell went on to make after Saw
In the beginning when the Annabelle doll was found siting in the floor was just like the puppet in Dead Silence.
Picture of Billy the Doll is seen.
Mentioned in dialogue.
This episode reviews the film