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Scream 4 (2011)

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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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Storyline

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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New decade. New rules.

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Horror | Mystery

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

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15 April 2011 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$40,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$18,692,090, 17 April 2011, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$38,180,928

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$97,138,686
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Trivia

Although the "Scream" series was intended to be a trilogy, a fourth movie was rumored on and off several times since the release of the third installment. The movie was officially announced in July of 2008 by The Weinsteins/Dimension in a press release and was released in theaters in 2011; eleven years after Scream 3 (2000). See more »

Goofs

(at around 1h 28 mins) When Charlie shows Sidney the footage of Ghostface stabbing the girl in her bed on the cellphone, it completely contradicts the earlier shot of Jill removing the camera from the first person perspective from inside the mask. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Sherrie: [answering phone] Hello?
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Connections

References Saw IV (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

On Fire
Written by Jesse Laz
Performed by Locksley
Courtesy of Feature Records
License Arranged by Fine Gold Music LLC.
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Just Awful.

I was sitting up late last night watching TV when i noticed that Scream 4 was about to start on the Movie channel. When i first heard about the film (back when it was in production) i was interested to see it but it flew so far under the radar when it was released and just seemed to disappear. Out of curiosity i decided to watch it. Now that was my first mistake. This movie is just awful, i felt like i was watching the newest entry in the Scary Movie franchise, having Anthony Anderson cast in it also made it feel that way a little bit more. Don't get me wrong, amusing and likable actor but not in this film. The casting was atrocious, the plot was pathetic, acting from the new teenage characters was poor, even David Arquette seemed to be lacking in his acting.

It was so corny, predictable and cheesy that i honestly could not believe i was watching Scream 4, they bagged themselves that much that it may as well have been Scary Movie 5.

You can't help but ask at the end, Are you serious Wes Craven?

Poor, Poor film.


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