“‘It’s time to stop. We have told the story we wanted to tell, and this is going to be a great farewell.’ That’s probably code for ‘gruesome.’ The franchise, about a booby-trap-building psycho, became the titan of horror films with its intricate, deadly devices: a dirty needle pit; a razor box that peels skin like onions; a reverse bear trap that rips open the jaw,”USA Today writes. And that’s not all that the franchise is known for, since it also wrote a whole new page on how to build an intricate and unpredictable plot, with more twists that one could ever begin to count.
But that’s child’s play compared with the final film, which was shot in 3-D and will feature 11 booby traps, nearly double the average for previous films. The film was re-edited and submitted six times to the Motion Picture Association of America to bring it from an NC-17 to an R rating. ‘I’m surprised we got itsays producer Mark Burg.
It’s more violent than any of them. But it’s in 3-D, it answers all the questions, it comes full circle. We have the goods on this one’,”the aforementioned publication further says.