Lionsgate's doing something a little different with the latest poster for Saw 3D. They're asking fans to visit the Saw Facebook page, "like" them in order to see the poster, and then share it with their friends. The press release explains it a bit better:
In case anyone has been buying the line of Saw 3D being the last film in the franchise, we have some fresh copies of both Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter and Freddy's Dead with your names on it!
Even with Saw 3D just a few months away, the franchise is poised to enter into the Guinness Book of World Records as the most successful horror franchise.
There has been much talk about last year's battle between the Saw franchise and the indie underdog Paranormal Activity. By the time all was said and done, PA had scored a decisive knock-out victory in terms of box office bang. Still, the fanbase has remained insanely divided. That being said, the question beckons ... What if you could have the best of both worlds in ONE movie?
Two things you may not think would go together actually fit quite nicely once combined! Are you ready to see what could possibly happen if everyone's favorite old school video game character navigated his way through the torture porn sub-genre?
On October 6th Konami's Saw The Video Game will be unleashed on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 consoles. That's right, gamers will finally be able to join in on Jigsaw's games, and in celebration of this upcoming gory event, we've got a couple of prize packages you should really sink your teeth into!
It's a well known fact by now that every Halloween a new Saw movie will haunt theatres courtesy of Lionsgate, but what sometimes gets lost in the shuffle is the goodness of the annual Saw Blood Drives, which are a lot more than just sexy nurses dressed up in ghastly ways for charity. Now's your chance to go behind-the-scenes and meet the nurses themselves!
Curious about what types of terrors you're going to be experiencing at Universal's Halloween Horror Nights 2009? We'll we've got the skinny on a preview for you, so steady yourself and prepare for a quick glimpse at just a few of the things going bump in the night.
This past Thursday Dread Central received an exclusive invitation from John Murdy (the creative director behind Halloween Horror Nights, which kicks of October 2 at Universal Studios Hollywood theme park – see our previous item here) for a bit of fun in the Saw: Game Over maze.
This year's Halloween Horror Nights looks set to be the biggest, best, and most rockin' horror themed shindig ever! My Bloody Valentine, Halloween, Saw, Shaun of the Dead themed attractions will be alive and kicking along with the addition of The Rocky Horror Picture Show.
In preparation for the launch of Southern California’s highly anticipated Halloween Horror Nights (which kicks off October 2 at Universal Studios Hollywood theme park), Universal invited some key members of the genre press to the backlot this afternoon for a tour of one of their key upcoming attractions: the Saw: Game Over maze.
Can it get any better? Yes, it can! Finally the icon everybody has been clamouring for is coming home to Universal's Halloween Horror Nights! That's right, kids, come October 2nd strap in for some vintage Michael Myers induced terror!
This year at Universal's Halloween Horror Nights not only will you be stalked by the Wolf Man, not only will you be trapped by Jigsaw, not only will you be doing "The Time Warp" again, but the powers that be have also seen fit to send you straight to hell! Well, actually Hell as in their New York City street attraction. What demons await? We've got your exclusive first look at the concept art for those devilish things that shall be stalking you soon!
With Saw VI (which is gathering some surprisingly positive buzz) just around the corner. it was only a matter of time before the annual Blood Drive returned with a nurse who brings new meaning to the term "Give till it hurts!"
Halloween is exactly three short months away, which means the evil masterminds behind Halloween Horror Nights are hard at work trying to think of new and different ways to scare the shit out of attendees. This year Jigsaw is waiting; prepare to step into his demented world.