Saw 3D

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 18+

Seventh in grisly gore franchise adds 3-D to the mix.

R 2010 90 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 23 reviews

Kids say

age 16+

Based on 68 reviews

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age 18+

Rated 18 (very strong bloody gore, horror).

MAIN CONTENT ISSUES - There is frequent, very graphic and prolonged scenes of gore and bloody injury detail, as well as sadistic horror and threat. A number of gory horror sequences involve people in elaborate death traps that are designed to cause as much physical trauma and pain to the victims as possible. Some of these sequences include a woman being cut in half by a circular saw causing blood and intestines to spray everywhere, a woman having a hook being pulled from inside her stomach and out of her mouth while she coughs up blood and pieces of flesh, a woman slowly being impaled through they eyes and mouth by metal spikes causing excessive blood spurting, a woman having an apparatus placed on her head which rips her mouth open causing blood and gore to spurt and her tongue to fall out of her mouth, a man having to tear his back skin away from a seat he has been glued to causing very bloody injury detail, as well as many other examples. These images of gore are very explicit and sustained, and there is a significant focus on the prolonged suffering and anticipation of death from the victims. All of the "trap" sequences are very intense. | OTHER ISSUES - There are some scenes of strong bloody violence, such as a man stabbing several people in the throat and a man repeatedly slamming a woman's head into a table. There is also frequent use of strong language ("f*ck"), as well as one aggressive use of very strong language ("c*nt"). | Rated "18" - Suitable only for persons aged 18 years and over. Contains content recommended for viewing by adults only.
age 12+

Underrated

Violence 5/5 Sex 2/5 During the Pain Train, You see Jill's Breast after being hit. Language 5/5 Drinking/Drugs/Smoking 0/5

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