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'Saw' Vs. 'Saw'


Movie Summary
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GenreHorrorHorrorHorrorHorrorHorrorHorror
StudioLions GateLions GateLionsgateLionsgateLionsgateLionsgate
Release DateOctober 29, 2004October 28, 2005October 27, 2006October 26, 2007October 24, 2008October 23, 2009
Domestic Gross$55,185,045$87,039,965$80,238,724$63,300,095$56,746,769$27,693,292
Production Budget$1.2 million$4 million$10 millionn/a$10.8 million$11 million
Running Time1 hr. 40 min.1 hr. 31 min.1 hr. 47 min.1 hr. 48 min.1 hr. 28 min.2 hrs.
MPAA RatingRRRRRR
MPAA Reasonstrong grisly violence and languagegrisly violence and gore, terror, language and drug contentstrong grisly violence and gore, sequences of terror and torture, nudity and languagesequences of grisly bloody violence and torture throughout, and for languagesequences of grisly bloody violence and torture, language and brief nuditysequences of grisly bloody violence and torture, and language
 

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Domestic SummarySawSaw IISaw IIISaw IVSaw VSaw VI
Total Gross$55,185,045$87,039,965$80,238,724$63,300,095$56,746,769$27,693,292
Opening Weekend*$18,276,468$31,725,652$33,610,391$31,756,764$30,053,954$14,118,444
Theaters2,3152,9493,1673,1833,0603,036
Average$7,894$10,758$10,612$9,976$9,822$4,650
Opening % of Total33.1%36.4%41.9%50.2%53.0%51.0%
Second Weekend Drop-39.3%-46.9%-55.9%-67.4%-67.6%-62.7%
Widest Release2,4672,9493,1673,1833,0843,036
Close DateDecember 30, 2004January 5, 2006December 14, 2006December 13, 2007December 11, 2008November 24, 2009
In Release63 days / 9 weeks70 days / 10 weeks49 days / 7 weeks49 days / 7 weeks49 days / 7 weeks35 days / 5 weeks
*Note: If a movie opened in limited release and later went wide, data from the first wide weekend of release is used.
 
Worldwide SummarySawSaw IISaw IIISaw IVSaw VSaw VI
Worldwide Gross$103,096,345$147,748,505$164,874,275$139,352,633$113,864,059$68,233,629
Foreign Gross$47,911,300$60,708,540$84,635,551$76,052,538$57,117,290$40,540,337
Foreign % of Worldwide46.5%41.1%51.3%54.6%50.2%59.4%
Domestic Gross$55,185,045$87,039,965$80,238,724$63,300,095$56,746,769$27,693,292
Domestic % of Worldwide53.5%58.9%48.7%45.4%49.8%40.6%
 
People SummarySawSaw IISaw IIISaw IVSaw VSaw VI
Director: Darren Lynn Bousman-#1#2#3--
Producer: James Wan-#1#2#3#4#6
Producer: Leigh Whannell-#1#2#3#4#6
Writer: James Wan#2-#1---
Writer: Leigh Whannell#4#1#3---
Writer: Marcus Dunstan---#1#2#4
Writer: Patrick Melton---#1#2#4
 
Genres & FranchisesSawSaw IISaw IIISaw IVSaw VSaw VI
Franchise: Saw#5#1#2#3#4#7
Genre: Horror - Torture#6#1#3#4#5#13
Genre: Thriller - Serial Killer#13#6#7#9--
Showdown: 'Saw' Vs. 'Saw'#5#1#2#3#4#6
 
Chart RankingsSawSaw IISaw IIISaw IVSaw VSaw VI
All Time Domestic#1241#676#762#1057#1205#2376
Opening Weeks#852#372#354#415#490#1298
Friday Share of Opening Weekends--#84#38#24#20
Friday to Saturday Drops on Opening Weekends--#100#52#48#40
Opening Weekends#827#344#316#343#389#1117
Opening Weekends - October#45#17#13#16#18#70
Opening Weekends - Fall#83#22#17#21#26#125
Biggest 2nd Weekend Drops---#126#120#274
Smallest Drops, 3,000+ theaters (Super-Saturation)--#517#674#678#644
Smallest Drops, 2,500+ theaters (Saturation)-#702#1063#1321#1325#1267
Smallest Drops, 2,000+ theaters (Very Wide)#631#1035#1534#1900#1905#1821
Smallest Drops, All Wide Releases#1711#2428#3265#3843#3849#3692
Rated R-#162#192---
Rated R, Opening Weekends-#61#48#60#76-
Widest Releases--#522#502#622#681
Widest Independent Releases#97#44----
Widest Opening Releases--#475#461#595#630
Widest Opening Independent Releases#107#41----
Widest R Rated Openings-#149#59#54#98#112
Widest R Rated Releases-#168#71#65#108#128
BOM Users' Grades#271#357#408---
Opening Weeks Adjusted#936#399#392#497#648#1838
Opening Weekends Adjusted - October#48#13#11#15#19#108
Opening Weekends Adjusted#904#369#349#415#493#1640
Opening Weekends Adjusted - Fall#83#17#15#20#28#191
Rated R, Opening Weekends Adjusted-#66#57#75#102-
 
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