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Saw III (2006)

R  |   |  Horror, Mystery  |  27 October 2006 (USA)
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Jigsaw kidnaps a doctor to keep him alive while he watches his new apprentice put an unlucky citizen through a brutal test.

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Storyline

Jeff is an anguished man, who grieves and misses his young son that was killed by a driver in a car accident. He has become obsessed for revenge against the man and reckless with his wife and daughter. When Dr. Lynn Denlon, who has troubles with her marriage, is abducted by the deranged Jigsaw's apprentice Amanda, she is brought to a gruesome warehouse to keep John Kramer alive in spite of having a terminal brain tumor. Amanda puts a necklace gadget full of explosives around Dr. Lynn's neck connected to John Kramer's life support system, and tells her that if he dies the device will explode. Meanwhile, Jeff is submitted to a sick game of forgiveness with surprising dark consequences. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Horror | Mystery

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong grisly violence and gore, sequences of terror and torture, nudity and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

27 October 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El juego del miedo III  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$448,470 (Mexico) (17 November 2006)

Gross:

$80,150,343 (USA) (8 December 2006)
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Trivia

As with the previous two films, only the actors who appeared in the final scene were given the complete script. See more »

Goofs

(at around 18 mins) When Lynn treats the child's pneumothorax with a drainage, the nurse exclaims that the patient is improving. However, at that moment the monitor shows a ventricular fibrillation (VF), a severe arrhythmia that causes death unless immediately treated. Moreover, the VF spontaneously turns into a stable "normal-beat" heart rhythm without an electrical shock, situation that's almost impossible to see in the clinical practice. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Amanda: Game over.
Eric Matthews: I'll fucking kill you! You fucking bitch! You fucking bitch! I'll fucking kill you!
[screams hopelessly]
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Connections

Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Alec Baldwin/Christina Aguilera (2006) See more »

Soundtracks

Monochrome
Performed by Helmet
Written by Page Hamilton
Courtesy of Warcon Records
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Funny horror movie
3 November 2006 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

This is one of many horror movies made by the producers similar to James Bond movie production, loaded with gadgets and full with goof that makes the movie funny rather than horror filled. Most of the film is shot in complete darkness to provide the sensation of horror. Producer forget that he wrongly use the line "It is amazing to know how much pain a human body can take?", he doesn't understand the true meaning and limit of pain. e.g. there is one shot with black guy nailed to the cross having his body parts twisted till it is broken one by one before twisting his neck. Human body can only take a certain level of pain and the brain would shut the systems off to prevent damage to brain cell. If this tormenting machine would work, the black guy should have fainted when his arm is twisted to the extend of his bone braking. Actually twisting can only remove bone from its ligament. There is too much inconsistency. Guess this movie has no intention to reflect what will really happen scientifically.


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