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Scary Movie is a 2000 horror comedy parody film directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans. The film parodies the horror, slasher, and mystery films that were being released in the 90's. The film mainly parodies hit horror films, Scream and I Know What You Did Last Summer. Though the film received mixed reviews from critics, it had gotten positive reviews from audiences. The film is the first film in the franchise as the film spawned four more sequels.


The film follows teenager Cindy Campbell and her friends a year after they accidentally hit a man when driving one night and disposing his body. However, they start being stalked by a very bumbling serial killer as Cindy must find a way to survive as the victim count continues to grow.


  • Anna Faris as Cindy Campbell
  • Regina Hall as Brenda Meeks
  • Dave Sherdian as Doofy Gilmore/Ghostface
  • Shawn Wayans as Ray Wilkins
  • Marlon Wayans as Shorty Meeks
  • Lochlyn Munro as Greg Cox
  • Shannon Elizabeth as Duffy Gilmore
  • Carmen Electra as Drew Decker