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Saw III (2006)

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Jigsaw abducts a doctor in order to keep himself alive while he watches his new apprentice put an unlucky citizen named Jeff through a brutal test.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Jigsaw / John Kramer
... Amanda Young
... Jeff
... Lynn Denlon
... Eric Matthews
... Kerry
... Adam
... Tim
... Judge Halden
... Rigg
... Troy (as J Larose)
... Danica (as Debra Lynne McCabe)
... Forensic Hoffman
... Jill
... Nurse - Emergency Room
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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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Hast du das Leben verdient? Do you deserve to live?) See more »


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 USA:

$33,610,391, 29 October 2006, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$80,238,724

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$84,635,551
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (unrated) | (director's cut)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Initially writer Leigh Whannell and director Darren Lynn Bousman turned down the opportunity to work on Saw III (2006). It was only during a lunch with original Saw (2004) director James Wan following the death of producer Gregg Hoffman, that they decided that they should make the film, mainly as a dedication to Hoffman. See more »

Goofs

(at around 1h 11 mins) In the original Saw, Cary Elwes's character Dr. Gordon is very clearly blond. However, in the bathroom preparation scene in this film, Elwes's stand-in has very dark hair. Though it is tempting to blame this on the extreme contrast of the shot, Jigsaw's beard still registers as blond. 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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Soundtracks

This Calling
Performed by All That Remains
Written by Jeanne Sagan, Michael Martin, Oliver Herbert & Phillip LaBonte
Courtesy of Razor & Tie Entertainment
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User Reviews

 
This movie kicks ASS!!!!!!!! Great Installment!!
27 October 2006 | by See all my reviews

This SAW is what I've been waiting for!!! I just got back from the movies having seen this and I am satisfied with spending 8.50 on the movie. The movie was very unpredictable and kept me cringed throughout the entire film.

Compared to this one you won't even remember that Saw 2 ever existed. I was glued to the screen from start to finish. Some scenes had me turn away because it was just too much to handle.Very Entertaining. The ending is great the acting is great.

It has all the shocks and twist that the FIRST one made us all love it for. If you want old school SAW, GO SEE IT!!!You won't be disappointed.


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