IMDb > Saw III (2006) > Parents Guide
Top Links
trailers and videosfull cast and crewtriviaofficial sitesmemorable quotes
main detailscombined detailsfull cast and crewcompany credits
Awards & Reviews
user reviewsexternal reviewsawardsuser ratingsparents guidemessage board
Plot & Quotes
plot summarysynopsisplot keywordsmemorable quotes
Did You Know?
triviagoofssoundtrack listingcrazy creditsalternate versionsmovie connectionsFAQ
Other Info
box office/businessrelease datesfilming locationstechnical specsliterature listingsNewsDesk
taglines trailers and videos posters photo gallery
External Links
showtimesofficial sitesmiscellaneousphotographssound clipsvideo clips

Parents Guide for
Saw III (2006) More at IMDbPro »

The content of this page was created directly by users and has not been screened or verified by IMDb staff.
Since the beliefs that parents want to instill in their children can vary greatly, we ask that, instead of adding your personal opinions about what is right or wrong in a film, you use this feature to help parents make informed viewing decisions by describing the facts of relevant scenes in the title for each one of the different categories: Sex and Nudity, Violence and Gore, Profanity, Alcohol/Drugs/Smoking, and Frightening/Intense Scenes.
Visit our Parents Guide Help to learn more

Sex & Nudity

In one trap, a woman is seen completely naked and tied up in a freezer; we mostly don't see much but there are a few shots of her bare breasts and pubic region.

A woman is wearing a top without a bra the outline of her nipples is shown

A woman pulls down her pants revealing bikini panties and bare thighs, a woman lies in a bathtub (we see bare shoulders), and a woman wears a low-cut top that reveals cleavage in a few scenes. A man is bare-chested and wearing undershorts in a torture scene. A man and a woman kiss, and another man and woman kiss. A man and a woman sit in bed together, they are clothed, but it is implied that they have had sex.

Violence & Gore

Goriest in the series.

A man is screwed into an apparatus that twists his limbs around. This is very graphic.

A man rips a ring out of his flesh.

A bloody man explodes from a bomb.

An explosive device is detonated and blows a woman's head off.

A man breaks his foot with a toliet lid.

A man uses a power saw to cut another man's throat.

A man shoots a woman.

A woman has her ribs ripped apart.

A nude woman freezes to death.

A woman shoots a woman in the back, blood sprays on a plastic sheet, and she falls into a man's arms.

A woman wraps a plastic bag around a man's head, he flails trying to get away, and he hits his head on a toilet.

A young boy is brought into an emergency room on a stretcher and has a bloody head wound and a bloody wound on his side.

We see several disjointed sequences of a boy dying after having been struck by a car. No blood.

A man has a seizure; he vomits, begins to thrash violently and spits blood.

A nurse performs surgery on a man by cutting open his skull with a power saw, his brain becomes visible.


Extensive use of the f*ck, sh*t, b*tch, one use of c*nt

A woman is shown taking anti-depressants.

A man injects himself with a drug that will make him seem dead.

A woman injects a man with an anesthetic.

Very intense and gory.

Page last updated by jakob-sichrovsky, 5 months ago
Top 5 Contributors: soulangel98, ToTYly_AUSem, coreymattheson, slasherguyy, Mdgeist316

Rated R for strong grisly violence and gore, sequences of terror and torture, nudity and language
Argentina:18 / Australia:MA / Brazil:18 / Canada:18A (Alberta/British Columbia/Ontario) / Canada:16+ (Quebec) / Chile:18 / Finland:K-18 (self applied) / France:18 / France:16 (DVD rating) / Germany:Not Rated (SPIO/JK) (uncut) / Germany:18 (cut) / Germany:16 (heavily cut) / Hong Kong:III / Iceland:16 / Iceland:18 (original rating) / Ireland:18 / Italy:VM14 / Japan:R-18 / Japan:R-15 (edited for re-rating) / Malaysia:(Banned) / Mexico:C / Netherlands:16 / New Zealand:R18 / Norway:18 / Philippines:R-18 (MTRCB) / Portugal:M/18 / Romania:I.M.-18 / Singapore:R21 / South Korea:18 / Sweden:15 / Switzerland:18 (canton of Geneva) / Switzerland:18 (canton of Vaud) / UK:18 / USA:R (certificate #42733) / USA:NC-17 (original rating) / USA:Unrated (uncut version)

Related Links

Plot summary Plot synopsis User reviews
Plot keywords FAQ Ratings
Awards Newsgroup reviews External reviews
Official site Main details