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‘Saw X’ Passes ‘Spiral’ With Box Office Numbers

Saw X, the latest chapter in the iconic Saw franchise, is proving to be a formidable hit for Lionsgate. After a record-breaking opening weekend, the film continued its winning streak in its second weekend, amassing an additional $8 million domestically, bringing its total to $32.5 million. Globally, Saw X has slashed its way to $43.8 million in just ten days, surpassing its predecessor, Spiral: From the Book of Saw, which faced a challenging release during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2021.

With a modest production budget of $13 million, Saw X is already highly profitable and is expected to continue thriving in the lead-up to Halloween 2023.

Lionsgate is thrilled with the film’s success, promising fans that Tobin Bell‘s return to the franchise captures the essence of what they love while introducing new twists and mysteries. Set between Saw I and Saw II, the film follows John Kramer (Tobin Bell) as he uncovers a medical scam in Mexico and inflicts his signature brand of terror on the con artists.

Directed by Kevin Greutert, known for his work on previous Saw films, Saw X has won praise from both fans and critics alike, delivering a satisfying return to the franchise’s core elements, with beloved characters Jigsaw and Amanda making a chilling comeback.

Saw X continues to dominate the box office and captivate audiences globally, reaffirming the enduring appeal of the Saw franchise and its ability to keep fans eagerly awaiting each gruesome installment.

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Lionsgate Movies Release Official Trailer For ‘Saw X’

The official trailer for Saw X has been released by Lionsgate Movies and Twisted Pictures.

The highly anticipated 10th installment in the horror franchise is an untold chapter that lies between the events of Saw I and Saw II. The movie boasts the return of the iconic Jigsaw Killer, John Kramer, portrayed by Tobin Bell.

Desperate for a miraculous cure against cancer, Kramer embarks on a perilous journey to Mexico, seeking a risky experimental medical procedure. Little does he know that the entire operation is nothing but a cunning scam orchestrated to prey on the most vulnerable. Once deceived, the infamous serial killer returns to his sadistic work, unleashing his signature brand of terror through a series of diabolical and ingenious traps.

The star-studded cast includes Synnøve Macody Lund, Steven Brand, and Michael Beach. Furthermore, it has been revealed that Shawnee Smith, a veteran Saw cast member, is closely associated with the project, further heightening fans’ excitement.

Originally slated for release on October 29th, the premiere date for Saw X has been moved up to September 29th, much to the delight of eager moviegoers worldwide.

Watch the trailer below and let us know whether or not you are excited!

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Jigsaw Returns In ‘Saw X’: First Look At Upcoming Sequel With New Release Date

Get ready for the ultimate horror experience as Tobin Bell reprises his iconic role as Jigsaw in the highly anticipated Saw X.

Originally slated for an October 27 release, Lionsgate has now pushed the release date to September 29, 2023.

Fans are treated to a first glimpse of Tobin Bell‘s chilling return. Joining him in this gruesome installment are Renata Vaca, Paulette Hernandez, Joshua Okamoto, Octavio Hinojosa, Synnøve Macody Lund, Steven Brand, and Michael Beach.

Lionsgate promises an exhilarating film that captures the essence of what fans love about the Saw franchise: “The return of Tobin Bell to the franchise furthers Lionsgate and Twisted Pictures’ goal of a film that captures everything Saw fans love about the franchise, while also keeping them guessing with all-new traps and a new mystery to solve.”

Directed by Kevin Greutert, known for his outstanding work on Saw VI and Saw: The Final Chapter, this untold chapter between the events of Saw I and II will surely keep audiences on the edge of their seats, as told by Deadline.

Check out the first image below and let us know whether or not yo are excited!