MOVIEmeter
Top 5000
Down 149 this week

Scary Movie 2 (2001)

 -  Comedy  -  4 July 2001 (USA)
5.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.2/10 from 96,890 users   Metascore: 29/100
Reviews: 540 user | 129 critic | 25 from Metacritic.com

Four teens are tricked by their professor into visiting a haunted house for a school project.

Writers:

(characters), (characters), 11 more credits »
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb at Comic-Con 2014

Follow our coverage of Comic-Con 2014, direct from San Diego July 23-27 in our Comic-Con section.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 40 titles
created 16 Oct 2011
 
a list of 35 titles
created 25 Oct 2012
 
a list of 25 titles
created 25 Feb 2013
 
a list of 29 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Scary Movie 2" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Scary Movie 2 (2001)

Scary Movie 2 (2001) on IMDb 5.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Scary Movie 2.

User Polls

2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Scary Movie 3 (2003)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

In the third installment of the Scary Movie franchise, Cindy has to investigate mysterious crop circles and video tapes, and help the President in preventing an alien invasion.

Director: David Zucker
Stars: Anna Faris, Charlie Sheen, Regina Hall
Scary Movie (2000)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A year after disposing the body of a man they accidently killed, a group of dumb teenagers are stalked by a bumbling serial killer.

Director: Keenen Ivory Wayans
Stars: Anna Faris, Jon Abrahams, Marlon Wayans
Scary Movie 4 (2006)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Cindy finds out the house she lives in is haunted by a little boy and goes on a quest to find out who killed him and why. Also, Alien "Tr-iPods" are invading the world and she has to uncover the secret in order to stop them.

Director: David Zucker
Stars: Anna Faris, Regina Hall, Craig Bierko
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A sendup of all the teen movies that have accumulated in the past two decades.

Director: Joel Gallen
Stars: Chyler Leigh, Jaime Pressly, Chris Evans
The Dictator (2012)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The heroic story of a dictator who risks his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.

Director: Larry Charles
Stars: Sacha Baron Cohen, Anna Faris, John C. Reilly
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A man becomes a male gigolo after being mistaken for one while housesitting a male gigolo's house.

Director: Mike Mitchell
Stars: Rob Schneider, William Forsythe, Eddie Griffin
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Two years after the bachelor party in Las Vegas, Phil, Stu, Alan, and Doug jet to Thailand for Stu's wedding. Stu's plan for a subdued pre-wedding brunch, however, goes seriously awry.

Director: Todd Phillips
Stars: Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifianakis, Ed Helms
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A veteran pot dealer creates a fake family as part of his plan to move a huge shipment of weed into the U.S. from Mexico.

Director: Rawson Marshall Thurber
Stars: Jason Sudeikis, Jennifer Aniston, Emma Roberts
The Change-Up (2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Dave is a married man with two kids and a loving wife , and Mitch is a single man who is at the prime of his sexual life. One fateful night while Mitch and Dave are peeing in a fountain when lightning strikes and they switch bodies.

Director: David Dobkin
Stars: Jason Bateman, Ryan Reynolds, Olivia Wilde
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A nice-guy cop with dissociative identity disorder must protect a woman on the run from a corrupt ex-boyfriend and his associates.

Directors: Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly
Stars: Jim Carrey, Renée Zellweger, Anthony Anderson
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Three friends conspire to murder their awful bosses when they realize they are standing in the way of their happiness.

Director: Seth Gordon
Stars: Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis
Accepted (2006)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A high school slacker who's rejected by every school he applies to opts to create his own institution of higher learning, the South Harmon Institute of Technology, on a rundown piece of property near his hometown.

Director: Steve Pink
Stars: Justin Long, Jonah Hill, Blake Lively
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Antony Acker ...
Mark Barrett ...
Richard Bellos ...
Suzanne Bianqui ...
Natale Bosco ...
Joann Connor ...
...
Exorcist Party Goer (as Brad Fisher)
...
Kristi Pearce ...
Donna Silverberg ...
Helene Strayer ...
...
...
Lee R. Mayes ...
...
Edit

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

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

professor | exorcism | demon | priest | college | See more »

Taglines:

More Merciless. More Shameless. See more »

Genres:

Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

|

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

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)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

| |

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

When editing the movie, they forgot that they had removed the "did you hear something" ending from Scary Movie (2000) (which was a callback to the beginning) and mistakenly left it in this one. 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

Shorty Meeks: Toke! Toke! Take it to the head! Take it to the head!
See more »

Crazy Credits

During the end credits, snapshots of behind the scenes of the film are shown next to the names. See more »


Soundtracks

I Walk Alone
Written by Thomas Flowers, Doug Eldridge, Ric Ivanesivich, Fred Nelson, Jr.
Performed by Oleander
Used by permission of Songs of Universal, Inc. o/b/o itself and Oleander Noise (BMI)
Courtesy of Universal Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
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.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
how is this rated worse than 3 and 4? haylo_nerd77
scared of the opening foylepher
Why no Rocky Horror spoof? Bloom___
Did Scary Movie 2 spoof The Shining? Baby_Firefly256
what was the main movie this was based on? lafalanza
Someone help Please! melbeatles05
Discuss Scary Movie 2 (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page