Scary Movie
Scary Movie (2000)

From the minds that brought you "I'm Gonna Git You Sucka," "In Living Color" and "Don't Be A Menace In South Central While Drinking Your Juice In The Hood" comes a thriller-comedy (a thrill-comedy, if… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: July 7, 2000
DVD Release Date: December 12, 2000
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Critic Score: 53% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Critics say Scary Movie overloads on crudity and grossness to get its laughs.

Glenn Lovell
San Jose Mercury News

The kind of thing that leads to sleepless nights -- from severely bruised rib cages.

Mark Caro
Chicago Tribune

Usually what you're laughing at is ugliness.

Stuart Klawans
The Nation

I laughed some at Scary Movie, but I came away from it feeling dirty.

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Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail

There's energy and glee in the movie, as if the Wayans brothers were still little boys, desperately working to out-gross each other. Naughty little boys and girls everywhere, even those who have officially grown up, will appreciate their commitment.

Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

To get your money's worth, you need to be familiar with the various teenage horror franchises, and if you are, Scary Movie delivers the goods.

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John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

mindless fun

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Peter Travers
Rolling Stone

Would it be asking too much if the hit-and-miss jokes could maybe nudge an inch beyond the obvious?

Bob Longino
Atlanta Journal-Constitution

It's just crude, rude and socially unacceptable.

Beth Pratt
Common Sense Media

This movie will only frighten you with its crudeness.

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Flixster Audience Score: 43% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalhães
Scream was already a smart parody that made fun of horror movie conventions and clichés, so this silly (yet sometimes funny) spoof feels pretty pointless and… More
Lucas Martins
The bad thing in the comercial cinema, is that: filmmakers doesn't want to know if the material is good or he's really express himself with the work… More
Bruce Bruce
This afternoon, I finally watched this movie through from beginning to end. You know what...I did not laugh once. This movie is just ridiculous. How in the… More
Melvin White
Cindy Campbell: Look, if it's about that time I puked green slime and masturbated with a crucifix, it was my first keg party, Bobby!  "No mercy. No… More
Eugene Bernabe
An obscene parody of horror films that executes with laughter and dark humor. The Wayans Bros. team up to bring their parody-filled skills to the world of… More
Jason Spencer