Spiral: From the Book of Saw

Spiral: From the Book of Saw
  • 2020
  • US
  • 1h 33min
  • 18
  • Directed by: Darren Lynn Bousman
  • Written by: Josh Stolberg, Pete Goldfinger
  • Cast: Chris Rock, Max Minghella, Marisol Nichols, Samuel L. Jackson
  • UK release: 17 May 2021

Inspired by the city's gruesome past, a new serial killer emerges. Detective Ezekiel “Zeke” Banks (Chris Rock) and his rookie partner (Max Minghella) start to hunt them down but become entrapped in a morbid killing game.

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Tobin Bell: I haven't watched Spiral yet

21 Jun 2021

Film gossip

Tobin Bell hasn't seen 'Spiral: From the Book of Saw'. The 78-year-old actor plays John Kramer aka Jigsaw – the main antagonist in the horror franchise – but admits that he is yet to watch the latest movie, which stars Chris Rock in the lead role.

Spiral: From the Book of Saw

17 May 20213 stars

The ninth film in the Saw franchise benefits from a classier cast, including Chris Rock and Samuel L. Jackson

You'd be forgiven for having lost track of how many Saw films we are on now (it's nine), with the success of 2017's Jigsaw reinvigorating a franchise that was originally intended to wrap up with Saw 3D in 2010. Featuring the most recognisable cast in…

Chris Rock wants Spiral sequels

14 May 2021

Film gossip

Chris Rock is already planning to make sequels to 'Spiral: From the Book of Saw'. The 56-year-old star makes his debut in the 'Saw' franchise in the new flick and hopes that it can reinvigorate the series in a similar way to how the 'Creed' movies have…

Spiral director Darren Lynn Bousman forced to cut gruesome trap from Saw film

14 May 2021

Film gossip

Darren Lynn Bousman had to cut a gruesome death trap from 'Spiral: From the Book of Saw'. The director has revealed while some traps were discussed and ditched from the movie early in production, one particularly nasty one was actually filmed and edited…

Marisol Nichols was 'dying' for horror role before Sprial

13 May 2021

Film gossip

Marisol Nichols was "dying" to make a horror movie before joining the cast of 'Spiral: From the Book of Saw'. The 47-year-old actress has been cast as police officer Captain Angie Ganza in the new instalment of the horror franchise and admits that she…

Chris Rock won't let 'gore and violence' be a prop in Saw revival

30 Jan 2021

Film gossip

Chris Rock will make sure "gore and violence" isn't there as a "gimmick" in 'Spiral: From The Book Of Saw'. Director Darren Lynn Bousman – who is returning for the upcoming revival after previously working on the first, third and fourth films in the…

Chris Rock's Saw movie delayed

18 Mar 2020

Film gossip

'Spiral: From the Book of Saw' has had its release pushed back as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. The latest instalment in the horror franchise – which has been written by Chris Rock, who also stars in the flick – was scheduled to be released on…

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