Scary Movie is a 2000 horror comedy spoof film directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans. It was intended to be released with the title Slasher 911. It is an American dark comedy that heavily parodies the horror, slasher, and mystery genres. Several mid- and late-90s films and TV shows are spoofed, especially Scream, along with I Know What You Did Last Summer, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Sixth Sense, The Usual Suspects, The Matrix, The Blair Witch Project, and Dawson's Creek.
Heather: The First Amendment gives us the right to say what we want.
Teacher: Oh, shut the fuck up.
Buffy Gilmore: Oh, now I am gonna fall and break my leg!
(Buffy snaps her leg)
Buffy Gilmore: Ow!
Sheriff: How are you today Cindy?
Cindy Campbell: Good, officer, how are you?
Sheriff: Bloated, constipated, got a boil on my ass the size of a walnut - you know, the usual.
|Release Date||7 July 2000|
|US Box Office||$157,000,000|
|Tagline||A killer comedy.|
|Filming Locations||Steveston, Richmond, British Columbia, Canada|
|Sound Mix||DTS, Dolby Digital, SDDS|
|Film Class||Parody/Spoof, Gross-Out Comedy, Slasher Film, Teen Movie|
|Mood||Just for Laughs|
|Themes||Party Film, High School Life, Kids in Trouble, Serial Killers|
|Tones||Raunchy, Goofy, Campy, Irreverent, Silly, Racy, Frantic|