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Scary Movie 2 (2001)

 -  Comedy  -  4 July 2001 (USA)
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Four teens are tricked by their professor into visiting a haunted house for a school project.

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Storyline

A group of teens including Cindy Campbell and Brenda Meeks are invited to spend a night in Hell House. Professor Oldman has convinced them it is for a school project, but the night won't go past quietly. Master Kane is long dead, but still plans on enjoying himself, especially with Alex Monday. When things really start getting bad, the gang must work together to find a way to capture this ghostly menace. Written by Film_Fan

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More Laughs! More Screams! Less Clothes! See more »

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Rated R for strong sexual and gross humor, graphic language and some drug content | See all certifications »

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4 July 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Scary Movie II  »

Box Office

Budget:

$45,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$239,227 (Austria) (16 November 2001)

Gross:

$43,957,551 (Europe) (30 November 2001)
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Trivia

The streets and names on the map that Cindy reads are all significant to horror films or horror lore. Hades Dr. is a reference to Hades, Greek God of the Underworld; Elm St. is an obvious reference to A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984); and Kane Manor is either a reference to Kane Hodder, who played Jason Voorhees in four Friday the 13th films or the character Kane, from Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986) and Poltergeist III (1988). See more »

Goofs

The costumes change during the spoof of the Nike commercial where the characters are in the costumes they are supposed to be in the next day. However, this is probably deliberate. See more »

Quotes

Buddy: I heard Dwight tell the professor that there could be a poltergeist in the house and that we could all be in danger!
Shorty Meeks: Aww, naaaaw son! NOT A POLTERGEIST! What's a poltergeist?
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During the end credits, snapshots of behind the scenes of the film are shown next to the names. See more »

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Spoofs Red Heat (1988) See more »

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Fever
Written by Eddie Cooley, Otis Blackwell (as John Davenport)
Performed by Richard Marino and his Orchestra
Used by permission of Fort Knox Music Inc. (BMI); Trio Music Company, Inc. (BMI)
Courtesy of EMI Records
Under license from EMI-Capitol Music Special Markets
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No More Mercy. No More Shame. No More Sequels - Honest! - We lied
6 July 2001 | by See all my reviews

"No More Mercy. No More Shame. No More Sequels - Honest! - We lied"...That's just it. That tag line did lie...There was Mercy...They held back to much. Maybe they felt that with the first one they went to far, but just the jokes in this one felt like they were, restricted, and that they were holding back the punches.

Then there is the fact that you can easily tell how this movie was rushed. The writing was bad, and at many points in the movie, should have been...funny. Like there would be long stretches where nothing was funny, and that it was trying to move like a regular movie would.

Also, this movie is called Scary Movie. It is supposed to be a spoof of Horror movies. That is what one would believe, correct. Well, then why did it spoof "Cats and Dogs", "Charlies Angels", and other such movies more than horror movies. Sure it had the basic story of The Haunting, which I was trying to remember that bad movie enough as it were, as well as having a little Exorcist and What Lies Beneath. However, beyond those movies, there really wasn't much else.


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