Saw XTo the surprise of many, he triumphs on the big screen. The film’s positive reception from both critics and the box office shows that the franchise is as alive as ever. After its premiere, curious details that occurred during its production emerge. One of the stories is as funny as it is creepy.
Imagine that you are relaxing and suddenly you begin to hear the cries of pain of a person who, apparently, is being tortured. You assume that you have a potential serial killer as a neighbor, and the first thing you do, of course, is call the police.
Steve Forn, assistant editor Saw X, edited some scenes of a feature film. The vast majority involve moments where performers loyal to the saga are tortured. The problem is that The sound was very loud and reached the ears of people who were not supposed to hear it..
Kevin Greutert, director Saw Xrelates to NME who saw through a doorbell camera as authorities from Los Angeles, California approached the properties. “There was a knock on the door. On camera we see the police approaching. Forn opens the door and the policeman says: “Neighbors call and say that someone is being tortured to death here.”“
Forn, of course, quickly realized what was happening and was quick to tell the police the truth. “I’m just working on a film… You can come and watch if you want,” the editor responded.
Fortunately, they also understood the situation. What initially started as a tense moment turned into laughter. “The police started laughing. They said, “We’d like to.” But everything is fine. It was a very realistic performance.”
Greutert admits the story is quite funny. “Steve is a very nice guy. I can only imagine the look on his face when he realized what was happening,” she said.
Without a doubt, an anecdote that everyone involved will remember. And those who called probably breathed a sigh of relief when they found out that these terrible screams were actually coming from the editorial office Saw X.
At the time of writing this post Saw X grossed just over $29 million, according to Box Office Mojo. However, this figure is expected to increase in the coming days due to good response from viewers.
Source: Hiper Textual