Lionsgate have brought forward the release of upcoming installment of the Saw film series Spiral.
Lionsgate and Twisted Pictures have moved up the release date to May 14th 2021.
Lionsgate’s David Spitz said:
“With movie theaters now open in New York and Los Angeles and moviegoers returning to their favorite pastime, Spiral, starring Chris Rock and Samuel L. Jackson, puts a fresh spin on a favorite franchise. We know that Saw fans, as well as those experiencing their first Saw adventure, will be on the edge of their seats with this thrilling new film. We are proud to support the exhibitors with one of our most eagerly awaited films. We are confident this film will kick off a robust summer moviegoing season.”
Spiral: From The Book of Saw, or simply Spiral, is directed by Darren Lynn Bousman, written by Josh Stolberg and Peter Goldfinger, based on a story by Chris Rock.
It is the ninth installment in the Saw film series and stars Rock, Samuel L. Jackson, Max Minghella, Marisol Nichols and Zoie Palmer.
Lionsgate’s officially released synopsis of the upcoming film reads
“Working in the shadow of an esteemed police veteran (Samuel L. Jackson), brash detective Ezekiel “Zeke” Banks (Chris Rock) and his rookie partner William Schenk (Max Minghella) take charge of a grisly investigation into murders that are eerily reminiscent of the city’s gruesome past. Unwittingly trapped in a deepening mystery, Zeke finds himself at the center of the killer’s morbid game.”
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