MOVIEmeter
Top 5000
Down 504 this week

Jeepers Creepers (2001)

 -  Horror  -  31 August 2001 (USA)
6.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.1/10 from 73,283 users   Metascore: 49/100
Reviews: 975 user | 184 critic | 24 from Metacritic.com

A brother and sister driving home for spring break encounter a flesh-eating creature in the isolated countryside that is on the last day of its ritualistic eating spree.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

$0.00 with Prime Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 titles
created 12 Jun 2011
 
a list of 26 titles
created 19 Sep 2011
 
a list of 26 titles
created 05 Nov 2011
 
a list of 41 titles
created 01 Oct 2012
 
a list of 49 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Jeepers Creepers" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Jeepers Creepers (2001)

Jeepers Creepers (2001) on IMDb 6.1/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Jeepers Creepers.
3 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Set a few days after the original, a championship basketball team's bus is attacked by The Creeper, the winged, flesh-eating terror, on the last day of his 23-day feeding frenzy.

Director: Victor Salva
Stars: Jonathan Breck, Ray Wise, Nicki Aycox
Wrong Turn I (2003)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Six people find themselves trapped in the woods of West Virginia, hunted down by "cannibalistic mountain men grossly disfigured through generations of in-breeding."

Director: Rob Schmidt
Stars: Eliza Dushku, Jeremy Sisto, Emmanuelle Chriqui
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A suburban American family is being stalked by a group of psychotic people who live in the desert, far away from civilization.

Director: Alexandre Aja
Stars: Ted Levine, Kathleen Quinlan, Dan Byrd
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

After picking up a traumatized young hitchhiker, five friends find themselves stalked and hunted by a deformed chainsaw-wielding killer and his family of equally psychopathic killers.

Director: Marcus Nispel
Stars: Jessica Biel, Jonathan Tucker, Andrew Bryniarski
Clownhouse (1989)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Just before Halloween, three young brothers alone in a big house are menaced by three escaped mental patients who have murdered some traveling circus clowns and taken their identities.

Director: Victor Salva
Stars: Nathan Forrest Winters, Brian McHugh, Sam Rockwell
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

After a teenager has a terrifying vision of him and his friends dying in a plane crash, he prevents the accident only to have Death hunt them down, one by one.

Director: James Wong
Stars: Devon Sawa, Ali Larter, Kerr Smith
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Freddy Krueger and Jason Voorhees return to terrorize the teenage population. Except this time, they're out to get each other, too.

Director: Ronny Yu
Stars: Robert Englund, Ken Kirzinger, Kelly Rowland
Horror

As children, Rheanna and Annette are happy. However, after an evening of ghost stories and games with their friend Tara, what started as innocent fun soon turns into a nightmare. Rheanna, ... See full summary »

Director: Victor Salva
Stars: MyAnna Buring, Kelly Rutherford, Sean Maher
Hostel (2005)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Three backpackers head to a Slovak city that promises to meet their hedonistic expectations, with no idea of the hell that awaits them.

Director: Eli Roth
Stars: Jay Hernandez, Derek Richardson, Eythor Gudjonsson
The Descent (2005)
Adventure | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A caving expedition goes horribly wrong, as the explorers become trapped and ultimately pursued by a strange breed of predators.

Director: Neil Marshall
Stars: Shauna Macdonald, Natalie Mendoza, Alex Reid
The Crazies (2010)
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

About the inhabitants of a small Iowa town suddenly plagued by insanity and then death after a mysterious toxin contaminates their water supply.

Director: Breck Eisner
Stars: Radha Mitchell, Timothy Olyphant, Danielle Panabaker
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Directors: Peter Althoff, Jason Heinz, and 1 more credit »
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
Peggy Sheffield ...
...
Patrick Cherry ...
Jon Beshara ...
...
...
Cellblock Officer (as Steven Raulerson)
...
...
Officer with Hole in Chest (as William Hasenzahl)
Kim Kahana ...
Edit

Storyline

On their way back home during the spring break, Darry and Patricia Jenner witness a mysterious person dumping something down a tunnel. Deciding to discover what was dumped down there, Darry discovers a huge disturbing hideout full of modified bodies. Darry and Patricia set off to get help, unaware that the individual is now aware of who has been down the tunnel. Darry and Patricia soon realizes that their pursuer is not just a mysterious person, but something even more horrifying, who has more in store than they could possibly imagine. Written by FilmFanUK

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

He's watching... He's waiting... He's hungry... See more »

Genres:

Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for terror violence/gore, language and brief nudity | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

| |  »

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

31 August 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Here Comes the Boogeyman  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$513,292 (France) (5 July 2002)

Gross:

$513,292 (France) (5 July 2002)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

| |

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Jonathan Breck:  The Creeper, without makeup, appears as a policeman. See more »

Goofs

When Darry slides down the pipe, he is encircled by light which would have had to been shining directly down the pipe. Seconds before he went in, he was staring into total blackness. See more »

Quotes

[after running over the Creeper]
Darry: Is he dead?
Trish: They never are.
See more »

Crazy Credits

The Creeper's truck drives across the screen after the final credits roll -- he's still hungry and searching the back roads. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Leisure Suit Larry: Box Office Bust (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

Peek-A-Boo
Written by Siouxsie Sioux, Steven Severin, Budgie, Johnny Mercer and Harry Warren
Performed by Echo 3
Produced by Shane Vetter and Tristan Leral
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
good movie
15 September 2001 | by (Memphis TN) – See all my reviews

Hearing mixed reviews about this movie I wasn't sure what to expect. I heard from several people that the first half was good, and that it went down hill from there. So how come an hour into the movie I found myself really enjoying it? The story was actually going good, it also was actually scary, scary like Halloween, not Scream. Which is a good change. Remember don't listen to what other people say, if you like scary movies, and no not to take them seriously go see this, it's worth the money.


21 of 35 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Justin Long POWERHOUSE performance. brautigan-126-784250
Darry or Trish mandyaeqtx
Question about Darry's tattoo CloakedSparrowVI
One of the scariest scenes ever carvaka89
Something I noticed... JinjahBread
What does the title even mean? ojpatterson
Discuss Jeepers Creepers (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page