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Scary Movie (2000)

R | | Comedy | 7 July 2000 (USA)
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A year after disposing of the body of a man they accidentally killed, a group of dumb teenagers are stalked by a bumbling serial killer.
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Frank B. Moore ...
Trick or Treater #1
Kyle Graham ...
Trick or Treater #2
Leanne Santos ...
Trick or Treater #3
Mark McConchie ...
Karen Kruper ...
Lloyd Berry ...
Homeless Man


A group of teenagers including Cindy Campbell and Bobby Prinze, accidentally hit a man when driving, and dispose of the body, but now they are being stalked by a very recognisable masked killer. The victim count increases, whilst Cindy must survive the carnage that has she has seen in so many films before. Written by simon

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


No mercy. No shame. No sequel. See more »



Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong crude sexual humor, language, drug use and violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

7 July 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

I Know What You Did Last Halloween  »

Box Office


$19,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$42,346,669 (USA) (7 July 2000)


$156,997,084 (USA) (17 November 2000)

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2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


Released by the same studio (Dimension Films) as the Scream (1996) films. See more »


Wire visible on piano rolling down stairs. See more »


Gail Hailstorm: What can you tell us about the victim?
Shorty: Well, she had a phat ass! It was like BANG!
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Crazy Credits

As the credits begin, Marlon Wayans speaks into the camera telling the audience of his plans to hold up a convenience store. See more »


Referenced in Escape from the Newsroom (2002) See more »


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Written by Will.i.am (as Will Adams), Jaime Gomez, Allan Pineda, George Pajon Jr.
Performed by The Black Eyed Peas
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User Reviews

One of the funniest spoofs ever
7 July 2000 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Scary Movie is now (it was a little while ago it was Me, Myself & Irene) my favorite comedy of the year. This film gives another word to the spoof/comedy genre, and even though it doesn't make a breakthrough like Airplane!, it is still very, very funny. Sure it's not for everyone, but for those who have seen all the scary movies parodied in this film (example- Scream, Scream 2, I Know What You Did Last Summer, The Matrix, The Sixth Sense, The Blair Witch Project, Halloween, The Shining, etc) and can enjoy a good comedy, this film is definitely for you.

But the plot is unexplainable, but the jokes are. The spoof follows in the Wayans bros. tradition (this film is directed by Keenan Ivory Wayans, written by Shawn and Marlon Wayans, produced by all three, and starring all three) of they're last spoof- Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood. Jokes include a guy who acts very gay but isn't (Shawn Wayans) a pot head (Marlon Wayans) and some other characters (Carmen Electra's cameo is my favorite). Also, the references to movies but not parodies are still funny. Very sick, very crude, very funny. The funniest film of the year. A+

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