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Scary Movie 4 (2006)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy  |  14 April 2006 (USA)
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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.

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The unemployed Cindy Campbell is hired to work in a cursed house as caretaker of an old lady and meets the ghost of a boy. Meanwhile, the teenager son Robbie and the young daughter Rachel of his next door neighbor and crane operator Tom Ryan are spending the weekend with their loser father. Cindy and Tom meet and fall in love for each other, but when Giant Tripods invade Earth, Tom escapes with Robbie and Rachel; Cindy travels to a village, trying to find the answer to a riddle to save the world; and the president of USA organizes the defense of the planet in UN under his intelligence and leadership. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Rated PG-13 for crude and sexual humor throughout, some comic violence and language | See all certifications »

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Box Office

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$45,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£1,953,094 (UK) (14 April 2006)

Gross:

$90,703,745 (USA) (28 July 2006)
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Trivia

King Kong (2005) appears on the film poster but does not appear in the film. See more »

Goofs

Spoiler: When the President is revealing the reverse engineered alien weapon to the UN, he turns it on and it destroys the UN representatives clothing. But several men still have head gear on, from the middle east (a keffiyah) and far east (a turban), that was somehow not destroyed. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Shaquille O'Neal: [screaming] Help! Help! Am I dead?
Dr. Phillip C. McGraw: You're not dead. You've been taken against your will.
Shaquille O'Neal: Kobe?
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Nameless characters are credited as quotes, such as "I'll Pay You", "His Brother, The Sheriff", and "Were You Naked?" See more »

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Spoofs Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (2004) See more »

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Let's Ride
Written by Kwamé (as Kwame Holland), Chingy (as Howard Bailey) and Darius Jones
Performed by Chingy featuring Fatman Scoop (as Fat Man Scoop)
Courtesy of Capitol Records
Under license from EMI Film & Television Music
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Reassuringly Funny
24 April 2006 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Having seen all three previous Scary Movies I was well informed as to what to expect from the film, yet I wasn't at all bored with the film. I found my self chuckling out loud for the entirety of the movie. Some of the gags in the film were really quite funny, especially the Brokeback Mountain sketch between "Mahalik" and "CJ" was particularly funny. some of the apparently off the cuff humour was really quite enjoyable to watch including the banter between the above characters. Anna Faris was on usual form fulfilling her role as the "female title fight boxer", her missing swing at female opponent "Mike Tyson"(busy biting ears) causing nearly everyone involved in the fight and the crowd, to almost majestically, break their necks, leaving Cindy distraught and full of guilt. The overall length of the movie was quite short but I felt that it was just the right time, any longer and perhaps my interest would have been lost. The Tom Cruise character in the film was OK but his face was rather annoying sometimes, and they even managed to get in a contractual Michael Jackson kiddie fiddler crack. Overall I thought the performances were good and was a quality addition to the Scary Movie franchise.


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