Saw A messy, gristle-cut B psycho thriller that makes you squirm a few times, but mostly makes you giggle. A lunatic sadist devises hideous trick scenarios.… Saw A messy, gristle-cut B psycho thriller that makes you squirm a few times, but mostly makes you giggle. A lunatic sadist devises hideous trick scenarios.… 2004-10-29 R PT100M Horror Mystery and Thriller Cary Elwes Danny Glover Leigh Whannel Lions Gate Films
Movie Review

Saw (2004)

MPAA Rating: R
EW's GRADE
B-

Details Release Date: Oct 29, 2004; Rated: R; Length: 100 Minutes; Genres: Horror, Mystery and Thriller; With: Cary Elwes, Danny Glover and Leigh Whannel; Distributor: Lions Gate Films; More

A messy, gristle-cut B psycho thriller that makes you squirm a few times, but mostly makes you giggle. A lunatic sadist devises hideous trick scenarios. Cary Elwes' performance ought to be featured in a seminar on the perils of overacting.

Originally posted Nov 12, 2004 Published in issue #792 Nov 12, 2004 Order article reprints