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|Rated: 18||Movie-rating:: 3 of 10|
|Genres:||Crime, Horror, Mystery,|
|Cast:||Leigh Whannell, Cary Elwes, Danny Glover, Ken Leung, Dina Meyer,|
|Keywords:||saw, blood, game, horror, jigsaw, killer,|
|Story:||Beside a dead man, two strangers wake up chained to pipes in a old and filthy bathroom. While none of them knows how and why they are here, they slowly start figuring out hints by their captor, a serial killer called jigsaw. As time passes, it becomes clear, that the men must provide terrible sacrifices to survive this game.|
|Awards:||Special Jury Prize (2005 Gerardmer Film Festival) - James Wan
Yout Jury Grand Prize (2005 Gerardmer Film Festival) - James Wan
|Production Companies:||Evolution Entertainment
Saw Productions Inc.
|Budget:||1.2 Mio. USD|
|Box Office Gross:||55.153 Mio. USD|
|Box Office Weekend:||18.276 Mio. USD|
When the beloved Roman general Maximus is choosen to be the emperors successor, Commodus the son of the emperor starts a power struggle that reaches even the family of Maximus. Maximus does not only loose his beloved ones, but also his will and is captured to become a gladiator.
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While the commercial success of the movies is tremendous, the concept of The Hunger Games is not new: The idea of having human beings in a fight for life and death and presenting the fight as entertainment for an audience is at least as old as the gladiator fights in ancient rome. We put together a selection of movies that reminds us of the gladiators of our time. Viewer discretion is advised!