Spiral (From The Book Of Saw): Trailer Talk

Spiral (From The Book Of Saw): Trailer Talk

Trailer Talk: Spiral (From the Book of Saw)

‘Spiral: From the Book of Saw’ follows Detective Zeke Banks as he uncovers a new string of murders that are reminiscent of the city’s horrific past.

I’m interested in this entry, not only because it’s another ‘Saw’ film, but it’s also written by and starring Chris Rock, as well as Samuel L Jackson. I find it fascinating that we live in a world where a disturbing ‘Joker’ adaptation was directed and written by the writer/director of ‘The Hangover’, the last ‘Halloween’ entry was co-written by Danny McBride and now this.

It’s a fascinating direction that the film industry is going in and, because of the writers’ background, they can bring something new to the franchises. 

The film’s also going back to its roots of a mystery/crime film which I appreciate; the franchise needs to be shaken up a bit. While I am intrigued by the subtitle, they shouldn’t have included what is probably a vital scene in the film: Chris Rock tied to a pipe by his ankle, and him holding up a hacksaw. My guess is that this is a flashback or dream sequence. 

Overall, I’m excited for this entry and I’m ready for a new game to begin!

‘Spiral (From the Book of Saw)’ will be in cinemas 15th May 2020

Saw is an American horror franchise created by James Wan and Leigh Whannell. It consists of eight feature films and additional media.

In 2003, Wan and Whannell made a short film to help pitch a potential feature film concept. Their pitch was ultimately successful, and in 2004, the first installment of what would become the feature film franchise debuted at the Sundance Film Festival. The film was released theatrically that October, by Lionsgate. The sequels were directed by Darren Lynn BousmanDavid Hackl, and Kevin Greutert, and were written by Wan, Whannell, Bousman, Patrick Melton, and Marcus Dunstan, and were released subsequently every October, on the Friday before Halloween, between 2004 and 2010. Both of the creators remained with the franchise as executive producers.

We hope you're enjoying BRWC. You should check us out on our social channels, subscribe to our newsletter, and tell your friends. BRWC is short for battleroyalewithcheese.

Trending on BRWC:

They/Them: The BRWC Review

By Matt Conway / 30th July 2022

The Gray Man: The BRWC Review

By Matt Conway / 18th July 2022 / 2 Comments

Easter Sunday: The BRWC Review

By Matt Conway / 8th August 2022

Not Okay: The BRWC Review

By Matt Conway / 30th July 2022

Thor: Love And Thunder – Another Review

By Matt Conway / 21st July 2022

Cool Posts From Around the Web:

Megan’s taste in films are interesting: her favourite films are ‘Space Jam’, Studio Ghibli’s ‘The Cat Returns’, as well as horror films ‘Saw’, ‘Drag Me To Hell’ and ‘Ju-On: The Grudge’. When she’s not watching films, she’ll be spending precious hours playing ‘Crash Bandicoot’.