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Saw IV (2007)

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Despite Jigsaw's death, and in order to save the lives of two of his colleagues, Lieutenant Rigg is forced to take part in a new game, which promises to test him to the limit.

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Patrick Melton (screenplay), Marcus Dunstan (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
2 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tobin Bell ... Jigsaw / John Kramer
Costas Mandylor ... Lt. Mark Hoffman
Scott Patterson ... Agent Peter Strahm
Betsy Russell ... Jill Tuck
Lyriq Bent ... Lt. Daniel Rigg
Athena Karkanis ... Agent Lindsey Perez
Louis Ferreira ... Art Blank (as Justin Louis)
Simon Reynolds ... Lamanna
Donnie Wahlberg ... Eric Matthews
Angus Macfadyen ... Jeff Denlon
Shawnee Smith ... Amanda Young (archive footage)
Bahar Soomekh ... Lynn Denlon
Dina Meyer ... Detective Allison Kerry
Mike Realba ... Detective Fisk
Marty Adams ... Ivan Landsness
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Storyline

Jigsaw and his apprentice Amanda are dead. Now, upon the news of Detective Kerry's murder, two seasoned FBI profilers, Agent Strahm and Agent Perez, arrive in the terrified community to assist the veteran Detective Hoffman in sifting through Jigsaw's latest grisly remains and piecing together the puzzle. However, when SWAT Commander Rigg is abducted and thrust into a game, the last officer untouched by Jigsaw has but ninety minutes to overcome a series of demented traps and save an old friend or face the deadly consequences. Written by Lionsgate

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

You think it is over...but the games have just begun See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sequences of grisly bloody violence and torture throughout, and for language | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Did You Know?

Trivia

Producer Mark Burg has stated this "Saw" film to be his favorite on the commentary track. See more »

Goofs

(at around 34 mins) When Officer Daniel Rigg enters the hotel room with the box on the bed, there is a photo of his wife on top of it. On the back of the photo, the words "she needed you" are clearly displayed in red ink. However, as he opens the box, you can see the that the back of the photo now reads "she needs you" instead from the letters "eds" at the edge of his hand. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Pathologist: Subject's name is John Kramer. 52 year old male; Caucasian. He's seen better days.
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Alternate Versions

There is an unrated director's cut available (known as the Extreme Edition in other countries), which restores - amongst other footage - violence cut for the 'R' rating. See more »

Connections

Follows Saw II (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

I.V.
Written by Yoshiki
Performed by Yoshiki (as X Japan)
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User Reviews

 
Not near as perfect as the earlier films
24 October 2007 | by cyber_dude_135See all my reviews

I just came home from seeing an advance screening of Saw 4. I must say i was rather disappointed.

Im a huge fan of the Saw films, but this just really didn't wow me like the others did. I wont spoil anything for you but what i can tell you is that you can expect some new traps, rather gruesome in my opinion.

The traps were the only thing that really kept me watching, that and the story which kept you interested, until you get to the end and you think to yourself, "What the hell?".

Overall, by all means check the movie out, its worth the watch, however i feel i probably need to view it again because i feel i have missed something. Also the film just felt very rushed.


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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 October 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Saw IV See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$31,756,764, 28 October 2007

Gross USA:

$63,300,095

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$139,352,633
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (unrated director's cut)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | SDDS | DTS | DTS (Dolby 5.1)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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