Release date:October 30, 2014
(one-week rerelease, p.m. screenings)
MPAA Rating:R (for strong grisly violence and language)
Screenwriters:Leigh Whannell, James Wan
Starring:Tobin Bell, Cary Elwes, Danny Glover, Ken Leung, Dina Meyer, Monica Potter, Shawnee Smith, Leigh Whannell
Lionsgate will celebrate the 10th anniversary of "Saw's" release by bringing it back to theaters for one week this Halloween. Directed by James Wan from a script penned by Leigh Whannell, "Saw" is a psychological thriller focusing on two men who wake up in a secure lair of a serial killer, with a dead body lying between them. The killer, nicknamed "Jigsaw," leaves them tape recorded messages with details of how to make it out alive. The only way for one man to make it out alive is to do the unthinkable. The two men desperately try to find a way out, while also trying to figure out who's behind their kidnapping.