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Scream 4 (2011)

 -  Horror | Mystery  -  15 April 2011 (USA)
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Ten years have passed, and Sidney Prescott, who has put herself back together thanks in part to her writing, is visited by the Ghostface Killer.

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Sidney Prescott, now the author of a self-help book, returns home to Woodsboro on the last stop of her book tour. There she reconnects with Sheriff Dewey and Gale, who are now married, as well as her cousin Jill and her Aunt Kate. Unfortunately, Sidney's appearance also brings about the return of Ghostface, putting Sidney, Gale, and Dewey, along with Jill, her friends, and the whole town of Woodsboro in danger. Written by Joey

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book | sheriff | murder | author | deputy | See more »

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New decade. New rules.

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Rated R for strong bloody violence, language and some teen drinking | See all certifications »

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$40,000,000 (estimated)

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£2,061,885 (UK) (15 April 2011)

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$38,176,892 (USA) (24 June 2011)
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Originally planned for a October 2010 release date, but after writing delays the scheduled release date is April 15th, 2011. See more »

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12 April 2011 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

If you liked the first 3 movies you will like this one too. It has the same feel as the other Scream movies, but i don't want to spoil any story so i won't say anything about that.

I am a fan of the scream movies but not a HUGE fan that is why i would rate it an 8. Story wise (like every horror movie) it could sometimes be a bit better, but I found this story better then the typical horror movie. The kills were more realistic and the gore levels were appropriate in the scenes in my opinion.

If your a fan of horror movies i would really recommend it though. And if your a fan of Scream movies go see it!


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