If you were talking about the most successful film franchises of all-time you would be remised not to mention the Saw series. For five consecutive years the franchise put out a new installment around Halloween and each film made over $50 million in the box office totaling it's world wide take to almost $700 million. That's impressive when you consider that the entire series has only cost roughly $36 million to make, which is dramatically less than most studio tent-poles cost. This Halloween season is no different with the sixth installment of the series, Saw VI, opening in theaters everywhere on October 23rd. We had a chance to catch up with the stars of the film, Costas Mandylor and Tanedra Howard, along with Jigsaw himself, Tobin Bell, to get the lowdown on this frightening new film. To watch our exclusive interview click on the video clip below.
Special Agent Strahm is dead, and Detective Hoffman has emerged as the unchallenged successor to Jigsaw's legacy. However, when the FBI draws closer to Hoffman, he is forced to set a game into motion, and Jigsaw's grand scheme is finally understood. Also starring Shawnee Smith, Mark Rolston, Betsy Russell and James Van Patten and directed by Kevin Greutert, Saw VI opens in theaters everywhere on October 23rd.