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Scary Movie 3 (2003)

PG-13 | | Comedy | 24 October 2003 (USA)
Cindy must investigate mysterious crop circles and video tapes, and help the President in preventing an alien invasion.

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A mysterious killer video tape is circulating around. One look at this tape and you have seven days left to live. News Reporter Cindy Campbell (Faris) witnesses this video tape and tries to work out a way to prevent her death. But this is not the only mystery to appear. Crop circles have been appearing in the local farm of Tom (Sheen) and George (Rex). With help from Aunt Shaneequa (Latifah), Cindy suspects that the aliens may be linked with the killer tape and must now work out both mysteries before it's the end of the world. Written by Film_Fan

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Catch her if you can......Invading heavenly bodies soon See more »

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Rated PG-13 for pervasive crude and sexual humor, language, comic violence and drug references | See all certifications »

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24 October 2003 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$48,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$48,113,770, 26 October 2003, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$110,003,217

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$110,670,000
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Trivia

In the trailer, a scene is shown with the oracle threatening her husband with a frying pan. This was not shown in the theatrical version. See more »

Goofs

When Cody is coloring at his home a package of crayons is placed outside of black circle he drew earlier, and when it cuts to Cody and then back to place where the circle is visible, the package is right on top of the circle. See more »

Quotes

Brenda Meeks: [the TV is acting weird and turns on after Brenda turns it off. Finally she unplugs and when it turns on again, it shows a creepy black and white image of Tabitha getting out of a well] Oh, come on. Cindy, the news is on! Another little white girl done fell down a well. Fifty black people got they ass beat by police today, but the whole world gotta stop for one little whitey down the hole.
[the TV starts leaking]
Brenda Meeks: Cindy, the TV's leaking. Cindy... Cindy something's wrong here.
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Soundtracks

George's Rap
Music by Frank Fitzpatrick & Jorge Corante
Lyrics by Craig Mazin
Performed by Simon Rex
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User Reviews

Not Funny Enough But Better Than The First 2 Movies
25 June 2008 | by See all my reviews

Zucker, who's already experienced in making funny parody films such as 'Airplane' and 'Naked Gun', directs the third installment this time. Thankfully the Wayans brothers aren't in it to get on my nerves. 'Scary Movie 3' is a lot more enjoyable than its prequels. This one is not overloaded with vulgarity, sleaziness and toilet humour like the other two. Zucker actually manages to bring some class in this third film and there is quite a convincing plot that smartly combines Verbinski's 'The Ring' and Shyamalam's 'Signs'. My only complaint is that it's not funny enough. There were several sequences that could have been better done. Yet, the cast make it quite enjoyable. Leslie Nielsen is funny as the president but he does go a little too over the top at times. Anne Faris is back as Cindy, this time she adds some Naomi Watts to her character and does a commendable job. Charlie Sheen provides some laugh out loud moments, particularly in the scene with his wife Denise Richards. 'Scary Movie 3' is a much more enjoyable fair than the first two movies. This time I laughed at many of the scenes rather than feel sick (which was the case with 'Scary Movie 1' and 'Scary Movie 2').


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