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

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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

When Dwight and Hanson argue each other during the dinner scene, the cast can be seen laughing after Shorty (Marlon Wayans) starts laughing out loud. See more »

Goofs

When Hanson puts his hand in the pie, we see Shorty, Theo and Alex get up form the table and leave. But when the angle changes two seconds later. Alex is still sitting at the table, then throws her hand cloth and leaves the table. See more »

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Dwight Hartman: I know what you thinking. That I fire three shots or a hundred and seventeen? Well, do you feel lucky,
[pause]
Dwight Hartman: punk? Do you
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Dwight Hartman: feel lucky?
[says faster]
Dwight Hartman: Do you feel lucky, punk?
Hell House Ghost: Shoot me, motherfucker.
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References Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986) See more »

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Insane In The Brain
Written by Larry Muggerud, B-Real (as Louis Freeze), Senen Reyes, Jerry Corbett
Performed by Cypress Hill
Courtesy of Columbia Records
Under license from Sony Music Licensing
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A Decent Sequel
4 December 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

A group of teens are tricked by their professor into visiting a haunted house for a school project. Now, the house is filled with secrets and ghosts.

This film pokes fun of many horror films, including The Exorcist, Poltergeist, The Haunting, and What Lies Beneath. The prologue, like any other Scary Movie films, spoofs The Exorcist. It was funny and gross.

The acting is some-what good but a film like this only focuses on the jokes, which is a good thing. This film made me laugh so hard at some scenes and others were tend to be too gross and not funny at all.

Unlike David Zucker's Scary movie films, the Wayans push their Scary Movie films to be rated R. Their jokes can go far as they want it. It can be as crude, gross, or sexual as they want it. Some may like their style better than David Zucker's so it just depends on which team you like.

This is the worst, not meaning bad, film of the series. Yeah, it gives out some big laughs but it wasn't as funny as the other three films in the franchise. The team are trying too hard to pull for the joke. Fans of the Scary Movie films might be disappointed by this sequel.


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