TUESDAY AM UPDATE, WRITETHRU with actuals: Launching in about 52% of the world a week before entering the domestic arena, Disney/Marvel's Thor: Ragnarok hammered out a $109.1Minternational box office start this session. The strong debut on the Taika Waititi-helmed threequel was more muscular than the Sunday estimate…
Jigsawis expected to keep Lionsgate’s box office domination going this weekend with a take in the low $20 million range at 2,800 theaters, while the studio’s cash cow Tyler Perry’s Boo 2! A Madea Halloweenwill ease to second with a projected $11M, down 48% from its No. 1 opening.
The game is back on in the first official trailer for Lionsgate’s horror film Jigsaw, the eight installment in the Saw franchise series. Like the previous films, Jigsaw will bow in theaters around Halloween on October 27.
The film picks up ten years from the death of John Kramer, also known as the methodological Jigsaw…
Jigsaw directors Peter and Michael Spierig will be at San Diego Comic-Con, Deadline has learned. The duo will be participating in a “Reinventing Horror” panel on at 5 PM Friday, July 21, in Room 23ABC.
In addition, Jigsaw star Tobin Bell will be signing autographs at 1 PM at Booth AA18.
UPDATE with more detail from CineEurope presentation: Lionsgate’s eighth film in the company's Saw franchise ($873M worldwide box office) will be titled Jigsaw. The studio’s co-president Erik Feig announced the news at CineEurope in Barcelona before unveiling a trailer for the newest installment of the horror series.