With the franchise rebooting next month with the release of the Chris Rock-led spin-off Spiral: From the Book of Saw, Lionsgate Home Entertainment has announced the unclassified version of James Wan’s 2004 directorial debut Saw will be released on 4K Ultra HD in May; check out the cover design for the Steelbook edition and details on special features below …
Spawning one of the most successful horror franchises in history, James Wan’s directorial debut returns to the general public when SAW arrives on Lionsgate’s 4K Ultra HD ™ Combo Pack (plus Blu-ray ™ and Digital) on May 11th.
Cary Elwes (The Princess Bride, Robin Hood: Men in Tights, Kiss the Girls), Danny Glover (Lethal Weapon franchise, Jumanji: The Next Level, The Color Purple), Monica Potter (The Last House on the Left, Along Came a Spider, TV’s ‘Wisdom of the Crowd’, Leigh Whannell (Insidious franchise, Cooties) and Tobin Bell (Mississippi Burning, The Firm, Manson Family Vacation) star in a movie that Jordan Crucchiola (Vulture.com) says: a deserving place in the history of horror films. ”
With its story of a morally obsessed serial killer who forces his victims to play gruesome games of torture and survival, SAW shocked audiences, redefined the horror genre, and spawned one of the most successful franchises of all time. Now experience the wild depravity of the Jigsaw Killer in a dazzling 4K transmission that will cool your blood and disrupt your dreams.
SPECIAL FEATURES 4K AND BLU-RAY
- Game Changer: The Legacy of SAW
- Audio Commentary by Director James Wan, Writer-Actor Leigh Whannell and Actor Cary Elwes
- Audio commentary by producers Mark Burg, Gregg Hoffman and Oren Koules
BLU-RAY SPECIAL FEATURES
- SAW: The Original Short Film
- Hacking Away at SAW
- Alternative storyboard order
- Theatrical trailer
A criminal mastermind unleashes a twisted form of justice in Spiral, the terrifying new chapter in the book Saw. Working in the shadow of his father, an esteemed police veteran (Samuel L. Jackson), the brash Detective Ezekiel “Zeke” Banks (Chris Rock), and his new partner (Max Minghella) take charge of a spooky investigation into spooky murders to think. of the city’s gruesome past. Unconsciously entangled in a deeper mystery, Zeke finds herself at the center of the killer’s morbid play.
Spiral stars Chris Rock, Max Minghella, Marisol Nichols and Samuel L. Jackson and is produced by the original Saw team of Mark Burg and Oren Koules. The film is directed by Darren Lynn Bousman and written by Josh Stolberg and Pete Goldfinger.