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Scary Movie 2 (2001)

R  |   |  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 Sex! More Screams! Less Taste! 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:

$20,503,356 (USA) (6 July 2001)

Gross:

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

Marlon Brando was paid $1 million to play Father McFeely in the The Exorcist (1973) spoof at the beginning of the film. He took the money and accepted the role, but got pneumonia a few days before shooting his scenes. He dropped out of the project, but was still allowed to keep the money, and was replaced by James Woods. See more »

Goofs

When Buddy hits Cindy in the face with the football, she crashes down on a table behind her - but the table is shown in one piece. The next close-up shows the table broken in half. See more »

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Alex: God is good. God is great. But not all the time, sometimes he could be a real asshole. Praying for 24 years, not one goddamn message on my answering machine. If you're listening and I know you're up there, thanks for all this food, since it's the least you could do. Amen. Let's eat.
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Spoofs The A-Team (1983) See more »

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Holiday Party
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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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