Scary Movie 3
Scary Movie 3 (2003)

While star Anna Faris returns for the third film in the Scary Movie series, the power behind the camera has shifted from the Wayans brothers to one of the Zucker brothers. The Zucker in question is David Zucker, and he's brought along… More

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Rated: PG-13
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: May 11, 2004
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36%
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54%



Critic Score: 36% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Though an improvement over the second Scary Movie, the laughs are still inconsistent.

Dennis Harvey
Variety

Just middling funny, with no truly memorable high points and a sum impact that goes poof! before you've left the parking garage.

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Scott Foundas
L.A. Weekly

Too often even Scary Movie 3's cleverest bits degenerate from affectionate satire into mere imitation of their sources.

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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

This PG-13 has R-rated stuff.

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Derek Adams
Time Out

Zucker's slapstick may have the satiric delicacy of a chainsaw lobotomy, but it hasn't harmed the franchise.

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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly

A hit-or-miss affair, but the gags that connect really connect.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

It's better than the second film...

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Scott Von Doviak
Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com

Zucker and company keep up such a frantic pace, the next laugh is never too far off.

David Ng
Village Voice

Rebounds nicely from its sophomore misfire, giddily inbreeding the plots of a half-dozen box office overachievers-from The Ring to 8 Mile -- until the result assumes a comically unstoppable life of its own.

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Film4

Be afraid, be very afraid.

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Flixster Audience Score: 54% Flixster User Reviews
Sophie Burgess
So much better than the second but in no way as good at the first, the jokes are a lot more original with several funny moments especially with the boy. Leslie… More
Cassie Hill
Good comic parody of horror films. Charlie Sheen is hilarious :) Too bad he's in rehab right now haha.
Alex roy
Scary Movie 3 is the third uninspired entry of the Scary Movie franchise. With this third film, the filmmakers have clearly run out of ideas, and wrote this… More
Bethany Murphy
Charlie Sheen. Winning. That is all.
Jim Careter
Scary Movie 3 is a hilarious film and is a good comedy, but the problem is that it just feels that now they are trying a little TOO hard to be stupid. The… More
Jacob Ethington
You know what, I am a film geek. A huge one. I own a 5 disc version of Blade Runner on Blu-Ray, I break down symbolism in film constantly, and I consider myself… More

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