Scary Movie 2
Scary Movie 2 (2001)

This sequel to a box-office sleeper hit that spoofed teen slasher flicks takes its cues from haunted house and possession films, particularly The Haunting (1999) and The Exorcist (1973). Although many of the first film's main characters… More

Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: July 4, 2001
DVD Release Date: December 18, 2001
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Critic Score: 15% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Instead of being funny, this gross-out sequel plays like a sloppy, rushed-out product.

Time Out

It shows no understanding of or insight into the genre it's attempting to parody, nor indeed of cinema in general.

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Dennis Lim
Village Voice

This time Wayans and company don't so much lampoon their targets as ineptly copy them.

Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Dumb humor, insults and gallons of bodily fluids.

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Peter Rainer
New York Magazine/Vulture

Scary Movie 2 isn't scary, funny-scary, or even just plain funny.

Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

It's a lot more tightly focused than the first outing.

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Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

The screenwriters take desperate measures with so much lame sex jokes, body flashes, and disgusting bathroom humor.

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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly

An act of nose-thumbing that never quite figures out how, or even where, to position its thumb.

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Mike Clark
USA Today

If you took out all the jokes about bodily fluids, the movie could run five minutes instead of 83, and we could all go home.

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Alan Morrison
Empire Magazine

Scarily awful -- this spoof horror franchise needs a stake driven through its heart, and quick...

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Flixster Audience Score: 52% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalh„es
What is most awful about this crass, disgusting and vulgar atrocity of a sequel - written by a thousand incompetent writers - is not that it thinks that a bad… More
Alex roy
Decent sequel to Scary Movie, Scary Movie 2 is also the last good film of the franchise. The film has decent laughs, and the cast are pretty good, but you can… More
Sophie Burgess
Absolutely terrible. A complete remake rather than a sequel with the same jokes and situations around a different not very well thought out story. It's… More
Eric Alvarez
I hate stupid movies. Catch my drift?
Lewis C.
I remember thinking Scary Movie 2 was absolutely hilarious when I was fifteen. And I still find it funny enough to watch without getting bored, even though the… More
Bethany Murphy
'My Germs' One of the funniest Scary Movies. Had me laughing quite a lot and some of the scenes were hilarious. Anna Faris can be extremeley funny at… More