|Scary Movie 4|
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|Directed by||David Zucker|
|Produced by||Robert K. Weiss|
|Written by||Jim Abrahams|
|Distributed by||United States|
The Weinstein Company
Buena Vista Distribution
|Release date(s)||UK April 13, 2006|
USA April 14, 2006
|Running time||83 min. David Zucker (born October 16 1947) is an American Film director. Robert K Weiss is an American film and Television producer. His productions include films by director John Landis, producer Lorne Michaels Jim Abrahams (born 10 May 1944) is an American movie director and writer Pat Proft (born April 3, 1947) is an American Comedy writer and actor Craig Mazin (born April 8, 1971) is an American Screenwriter and director. Anna Kay Faris (born November 29 1976 is an American actress best known for her lead role as Cindy Campbell in the Scary Movie films Regina Hall (born December 12, 1970) is an American Film and Television actress known for her lead role of Brenda Meeks Craig Philip Bierko (born August 18, 1964) is an American Actor. Dimension Films is a motion picture unit currently a part of The Weinstein Company. The Weinstein Company is an independent American Film studio founded by Harvey and Bob Weinstein in 2005 after the pair left Also see general Walt Disney Studios or Buena Vista. Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures is a motion picture and television feature The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom, the UK or Britain,is a Sovereign state located Events 1111 - Henry V is crowned Holy Roman Emperor. 1204 - The Fourth Crusade sacks Constantinople Year 2006 ( MMVI) was a Common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the Events 43 BC - Battle of Forum Gallorum: Mark Antony, besieging Julius Caesar 's assassin Decimus Junius Brutus in Year 2006 ( MMVI) was a Common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar.|
|Preceded by||Scary Movie 3 (2003)|
Scary Movie 4 is the fourth film of the Scary Movie franchise and is directed by David Zucker, written by Jim Abrahams, Craig Mazin and Pat Proft, and produced by Craig Mazin and Robert K. Weiss. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the English is a West Germanic language originating in England and is the First language for most people in the United Kingdom, the United States Scary Movie 3 ( 2003) is an American Comedy film directed by David Zucker and is the third film of the Scary Movie Scary Movie is a 2000 film directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans. It is an American Dark comedy which parodies the horror and mystery genres A film director, or filmmaker, is a person who directs the making of a Film. David Zucker (born October 16 1947) is an American Film director. Screenwriters or scenarists are Scriptwriters who write the Screenplays from which Films and Television programs are made Jim Abrahams (born 10 May 1944) is an American movie director and writer Craig Mazin (born April 8, 1971) is an American Screenwriter and director. Pat Proft (born April 3, 1947) is an American Comedy writer and actor A film producer is a person who creates the conditions for making movies. Craig Mazin (born April 8, 1971) is an American Screenwriter and director. Robert K Weiss is an American film and Television producer. His productions include films by director John Landis, producer Lorne Michaels It is distributed by The Weinstein Company via its Dimension Films unit in the U. The Weinstein Company is an independent American Film studio founded by Harvey and Bob Weinstein in 2005 after the pair left Dimension Films is a motion picture unit currently a part of The Weinstein Company. S. , and internationally by Buena Vista Distribution (Miramax). Also see general Walt Disney Studios or Buena Vista. Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures is a motion picture and television feature It was released on April 14, 2006. Events 43 BC - Battle of Forum Gallorum: Mark Antony, besieging Julius Caesar 's assassin Decimus Junius Brutus in Year 2006 ( MMVI) was a Common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar.
Anna Faris and Regina Hall are back as the lovable, dim-witted Cindy Campbell and her self-serving, sex-crazed pal Brenda Meeks respectively. Anna Kay Faris (born November 29 1976 is an American actress best known for her lead role as Cindy Campbell in the Scary Movie films Regina Hall (born December 12, 1970) is an American Film and Television actress known for her lead role of Brenda Meeks The Scary Movie series is a series of films which mainly specialize in spoofing current popular Horror films, which have collectively grossed over $817 million The Scary Movie series is a series of films which mainly specialize in spoofing current popular Horror films, which have collectively grossed over $817 million They are joined this time around by Craig Bierko as the cute, but utterly clueless, Tom Ryan. Craig Philip Bierko (born August 18, 1964) is an American Actor. Together, they battle to save the world from a ruthless alien invasion. Cindy moves in next to Tom because she's taking care of an old lady. She later finds out the house is haunted by a little boy and goes on a quest to find out who killed him and why. Also, Alien "triPods" are invading the world and Cindy has to uncover the identity of the young boy's murderer in order to stop them. Tripods or fighting-machines are a type of fictional three-legged walker from the H
The movies/shows/objects officially spoofed:
Shaquille O'Neal and Dr. Phil wake up chained in a bathroom (spoofing Saw). Shaquille Rashaun O'Neal (born March 6 1972 frequently referred to simply as " Shaq " is an African American Professional basketball Phillip Calvin McGraw (born September 1, 1950) best known as Dr Shaq has to make a free throw with a huge rock in order to get the saw down to cut off their legs (spoofing Shaq's famous difficulties at the free-throw line). Shaq and Dr. Phil have only two minutes to free themselves of their leg braces before dying from the room's airborne nerve gas. Finally, Shaq makes the basket and lowers the saws down. Dr. Phil ends up sawing off the wrong foot, thereby remaining chained and the two are presumed to be dead.
Tom Logan (Charlie Sheen), spoofing Bill Pullman's character from The Grudge, wakes up. Carlos Irwin Estévez (born September 3 1965 better known as Charlie Sheen, is an American actor William James Pullman (born December 17, 1953) is an American film television and stage actor The Grudge is the 2004 American Remake of the Japanese film Ju-on The Grudge. There are three girls (from The Girls Next Door on E!) in his bed who later have a pillow fight. The Girls Next Door, also known as The Girls of the Playboy Mansion, is an American Reality television series broadcast on the E! Entertainment Television (or simply E!) is an American Cable television and Direct broadcast satellite network He tries to kill himself by taking too many sleeping pills but the pills turn out to be Viagra, resulting in a monstrous penis. Sildenafil citrate, sold as Viagra, Revatio and under various other trade names is a drug used to treat Erectile dysfunction (male impotence The penis (plural penises, penes Unaccustomed with the different mass distribution he tumbles over a balustrade, lands on his erect penis, and dies. A baluster (according to OED derived through the French balustre, from Italian balaustro, from balaustra, "pomegranate flower" Cindy Campbell goes to get a new job (parodying Sarah Michelle Gellar's character in The Grudge). The Scary Movie series is a series of films which mainly specialize in spoofing current popular Horror films, which have collectively grossed over $817 million Sarah Michelle Prinze, (born April 14 1977 better known by her birth name of Sarah Michelle Gellar, is an American actress. She's been asked to be a caretaker for the creepy "Grudge House. " She receives a tour inside, Cindy expects nothing and she gets a 'feeling of evil' as the guide tries to hide the overflowing hair on the ceiling, in drawers and baskets and on his head; and The Grudge Boy in the bathtub by pushing him down with a plunger, and then walks out naked and Cindy smiles and says "I'll take it".
Meanwhile, Cindy's neighbour Tom Ryan (Craig Bierko), spoofing Tom Cruise's character in War of the Worlds, gets fired from his job as a crane operator at the docks. Craig Philip Bierko (born August 18, 1964) is an American Actor. Thomas Cruise Mapother IV ( born July 3 1962 better known by his screen name Tom Cruise, is an American Actor and Film producer War of the Worlds is a 2005 Science fiction Disaster film based on H At a bar afterwards he runs into Mahalik (Anthony Anderson) and CJ (Kevin Hart) where it is revealed, in a parody of Brokeback Mountain, that the two have started a homosexual relationship. Anthony Alvin Anderson (born August 15, 1970) is an American Comedian and Actor. Kevin Hart (born 1980 is an American Actor and Comedian, originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Brokeback Mountain ( 2005) is a romantic - Drama film that depicts the complex romantic and sexual relationship between two men in the Tom gets home, where his ex-wife (Molly Shannon) has just arrived with his children, Robbie and Rachel, who both resent him. Molly Helen Shannon (born September 16, 1964) is an American actress and writer Cindy's job is to look after the incapacitated Mrs. Norris (Cloris Leachman), however she is incompetent at it, to the point of accidentally sponge bathing Mrs. Cloris Leachman (born April 30, 1926) is an Academy Award -winning American Actress of stage, Film and Norris with her own urine. Throughout the night Cindy notices strange events going on in the house, culminating in her finding a ghostly boy in the attic.
The next morning she confides in Tom about the events of the previous night, which leads to a conversation about their past relationships. Cindy has a flashback to her first marriage, showing a big African-American man cussing her out, and then another to her second marriage, to the death of her husband George (Simon Rex) where, in a parody of Million Dollar Baby, George trips and breaks his neck (as do numerous members of the audience) during a boxing match between Cindy and Tiffany Stone, a female version of Mike Tyson also showing a pile of bitten-off ears. Simon Rex (born July 20, 1974) is an American Actor, Television personality and Rapper. Million Dollar Baby is a 2004 Film directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Eastwood Hilary Swank, and Morgan As they share a kiss, the sky suddenly goes stormy and everything electrical stops working (In the real movie cars stopped working, but in this movie cars, bicycles,skateboards and a man runs out of a toilet, trousers down and holding a newspaper ("My bowels have stopped moving!"). Tom goes to investigate, and discovers the world has come under attack by gigantic triPods (giant iPods) that play 80s music. Tripods or fighting-machines are a type of fictional three-legged walker from the H iPod is a popular brand of Portable media players designed and marketed by Apple Inc . . and then switches to the "Destroy Humanity" playlist, transforming the iPods into actual Tripods, which vaporize the humans they zap (it was also showed three people which seemed to be rappers, gets vaporized and dropping a huge pile of bling-blings). Bling-bling (or simply bling) is a Slang term in Hip hop culture referring to flashy or elaborate Jewelry and ornamented
Cindy runs back into her house and finds the ghost boy again. They began talking in "Japanese" (actually Japanese brand names and "buzz words" such as Sony, Mitsubishi, and Fujitsu), in what may be a parody of the scene between Beatrix Kiddo and Pai Mei in Kill Bill in which Pai Mei says "Your Mandarin is lousy. is a multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Minato Tokyo, Japan, and one of the world's largest Media conglomerates with The, Mitsubishi Group of Companies, or Mitsubishi Companies is a Japanese conglomerate consisting of a range of autonomous businesses which share the Mitsubishi is a Japanese company specializing in Semiconductors Computers ( Supercomputers Personal computers, servers, Telecommunications Beatrix Kiddo, (played by Uma Thurman) also known as The Bride, is a Fictional character in Quentin Tarantino 's movie Kill Bill The following is a list of characters from the film Kill Bill. Kill Bill is the fourth film by Writer - director Quentin Tarantino. It causes my ears discomfort. ", which the ghost boy says to Cindy. She is told by the ghost boy that she can find the answer to the alien attack when she finds his father. He gives her directions to his location but Cindy couldn't read them so they transformed into a Yahoo map so that Cindy could read it. Tom splits up with Cindy and flees with his kids. Cindy runs into Brenda Meeks (Regina Hall), who apparently faked her death in Scary Movie 3, and together they manage to find the last working car and follow the directions of the ghost boy. Regina Hall (born December 12, 1970) is an American Film and Television actress known for her lead role of Brenda Meeks Scary Movie 3 ( 2003) is an American Comedy film directed by David Zucker and is the third film of the Scary Movie
The scene then changes to the President of the United States being informed that aliens are attacking. The President of the United States is the Head of state and Head of government of the United States and is the highest political official in United States by President Baxter Harris (Leslie Nielsen) is sitting in Edna R. Leslie William Nielsen OC (born February 11 1926 is a Canadian-American Emmy Award -nominated Comedian and actor Penhall Elementary School, listening to a book being read; when his aide Jamison (Alonzo Bodden) comes, he sits motionless, wanting to hear the rest of the story. Alonzo Bodden (born 1962 is an American Comedian and actor known for winning the grand prize in the third season of the reality-television series Last Comic This mirrors George W. Bush's being read a children's story for seven minutes, after being told about the September 11 attacks. George Walker Bush ( born July 6 1946 is the forty-third and current President of the United States. At an emergency session of the UN, and a round of horribly inappropriate jokes, President Harris reveals a weapon made to combat the aliens. The United Nations ( UN) is an International organization whose stated aims are to facilitate cooperation in International law, International security Scientists have taken the lasers used by the TriPods, which kill the people but leave their clothes behind, and modified it to do the opposite to the aliens. The members of the UN get an unexpected, and quite unwelcome, demonstration when President Harris accidentally hits the switch and is soon standing in front of all the delegates, completely unaware that he is totally naked. It’s not long before the entire UN is stark naked. Baxter's aide Harper (Bryan Callen) tells Baxter that he's naked too where Baxter thinks that he was wearing a wrinkly leather coat. Bryan Christopher Callen (born January 26, 1967) is an American Actor and Comedian. Harper escorts the President out of the UN.
Cindy and Brenda come across a village that is a hundred years behind modern times. The Village is a 2004 film written and directed by M Night Shyamalan that explores the dynamics of an insular turn-of-the-20th-century Village and After unsuccessfully trying to steal clothes off some villagers, they take some from a laundry basket and attempt to fit in. Unfortunately, they are captured and are taken into a court to decide their fate. Henry Hale (Bill Pullman), the head of the village, rules that Cindy and Brenda may stay in the village, but they may never leave. William James Pullman (born December 17, 1953) is an American film television and stage actor
Tom and his children run into a battle between the Army and triPods. Robbie decides to join the fight, excited by the graphic violence. While Tom tries to dissuade him, Michael Jackson (who has gathered a bunch of children) tries to persuade Rachel to come with him, but Tom manages to stop her in time. Michael Joseph Jackson (born August 29 1958 is an American musician entertainer and businessman Unfortunately, Robbie gets away. Jackson is zapped by the triPod's heat ray; the first blast causes him to revert to his Bad appearance, the second into his Thriller appearance, and the third reveals his true form - a balding middle-aged black man - before a fourth blast destroys him totally, leaving only his nose. " Bad " was a 1987 hit recording by American singer Michael Jackson. Michael Jackson's Thriller is a 13-minute Music video for the song of the same name released on December 2 1983 and directed by John Landis Tom and his daughter flee into house protected by Oliver (Michael Madsen), parodying Tim Robbins' character from War of the Worlds, who is telling them that they should make their own tripods ("Ours will have FOUR legs"). Michael Soren Madsen (born September 25, 1958) is an American Actor and Poet. Timothy Francis Robbins (born October 16, 1958) is an Academy Award -winning American Actor, Screenwriter, director
That night, the village is attacked by Those We Don't Speak Of, however it is discovered that they are simply villagers in costumes. "Those We Don't Speak Of" are fictional characters in M Next door, Henry is stabbed by the mentally challenged Ezekiel (Chris Elliott). Henry reveals to Cindy and Brenda that he is the father of the ghost boy, who was killed at Cindy's boxing match because everyone snapped their necks and Don King crushed him. Donald "Don" King (born August 20 1931) is an American Boxing promoter particularly known for his hairstyle and flamboyant personality He tells Cindy that only she has the power to defeat the triPods. At that point, Cindy and Brenda get captured by a triPod, as do Tom and Rachel.
The characters wake up in the bathroom from Saw. Saw is the first installment of the Saw crime Horror film series. Cindy and Brenda are wearing the "Venus Fly Trap" from Saw II and Tom is wearing a device that would shoot a large dildo into his anus. Saw II is a 2005 Horror film, and the sequel to the 2004 Saw. A dildo is a Sex toy, often explicitly Phallic in appearance intended for bodily penetration during self-administered Masturbation The anus is an opening at the opposite end of an Animal 's Digestive tract from the Mouth. Jigsaw appears on a monitor on the wall, and tells them they have 60 seconds to get the Venus Fly Traps off before they close. Characteristics Billy appears to be a ventriloquist's dummy, as his jaw is movable in order to give the suggestion that he is talking although he is not used in the Eventually, Cindy figures out (after much prompting) that she has to get the key from behind her eye, which she does with ease, because the key was behind a glass eye she got due to a "bad bar fight in '96". Cindy frees them from their traps, and Tom's kids come down from the ceiling, about to be sliced into bits unless he holds onto a rope which happens to be between an iron maiden. He grabs onto the rope which leaves him open to another torture device called the Nut Cracker, which gives him various punishments such as kicking his crotch, and giving him a purple nurple and a wet willy. See also School bullying, Senior prank A school prank is any of several common Pranks performed by children or young adults See also School bullying, Senior prank A school prank is any of several common Pranks performed by children or young adults Moments before their deaths, Cindy finds photos in the toilet of Jigsaw, a woman, and the ghost boy, and realizes that Jigsaw was the ghost boy's real father, and the entire invasion was revenge for his son's death. He then says "Anyone can hold a grudge, but it takes real courage to forgive," and it is at this time that Jigsaw comes into the spotlight. He then tells them that the invasion is over and allows them to leave.
He apologizes for the invasion, and then Brenda and Jigsaw's brother, Zoltar, emerge from the other room, where they have just had sex. Jigsaw asks Zoltar if he caught anything, Zoltar replies that Brenda (untruthfully) told him she was a virgin and Jigsaw finishes by saying "We are so fucked. A sexually transmitted disease ( STD) or venereal disease ( VD) is an illness that has a significant probability of transmission between Humans " Nine months later, Brenda gives birth to a baby that looks just like Jigsaw and Zoltar.
After that, James Earl Jones gets hit by a bus while delivering Morgan Freeman's closing lines from War of the Worlds. James Earl Jones (born January 17, 1931) is an American Actor of Film and stage well known for his deep basso Morgan Porterfield Freeman Jr (born June 1 1937 is an Academy Award -winning American actor Film director and Narrator. War of the Worlds is a 2005 Science fiction Disaster film based on H
A five minute epilogue spoofs the Tom Cruise couch incident by showing an Oprah Winfrey Show episode with Tom Ryan jumping on a couch with Oprah (played by Debra Wilson). Thomas Cruise Mapother IV ( born July 3 1962 better known by his screen name Tom Cruise, is an American Actor and Film producer The Oprah Winfrey Show is a United States syndicated Talk show, hosted and produced by its namesake Oprah Winfrey, and is the highest-rated Debra Renee Wilson Skelton (born April 26, 1962) is an American Comedienne and actress. Tom runs around the studio, does backflips (performed by David Leighton), swings across the studio, and chews/rips apart one of the couch cushions. Cindy Campbell walks in and gets thrown by Tom off the stage. Tom then breaks Oprah's hands and wrists, smashes a chair over her head, runs towards the camera lens, and the screen goes black.
In its opening weekend, the film grossed a total of $40. 2 million, the third best opening weekend of the Scary Movie franchise. It has the best Easter weekend opening weekend ever, beating Panic Room which made $30. 1 million in its opening weekend and also the second best April opening, only $2 million behind Anger Management's record. Anger Management is a 2003 Comedy film which starred Adam Sandler and Jack Nicholson, was directed by Peter Segal
As of October 18, 2006, the film has grossed a total of $90,710,620 at the United States box office and $178,262,620 worldwide. Events 1009 - The Church of the Holy Sepulchre, a Christian church in Jerusalem, is completely destroyed by the Fatimid Year 2006 ( MMVI) was a Common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the
The film achieved a "rotten rating" of 38% at rottentomatoes.com. Rotten Tomatoes is a Website devoted to reviews information and news of Movies. Though for the most part it was received less favourably than the first three Scary Movies, The New York Times' review was relatively positive: "Organized on the principle of parody, not plot. . . , it's an exercise in lowbrow postmodernism, a movie-movie contraption more nuts than Charlie Kaufman's gnarliest fever dream. "
|Anna Faris||Cindy Campbell|
|Regina Hall||Brenda Meeks|
|Craig Bierko||Tom Ryan|
|Conchita Campbell||Rachel Ryan|
|Beau Mirchoff||Robbie Ryan|
|De Ray Davis||Marvin|
|Bill Pullman||Henry Hale|
|Leslie Nielsen||President Harris|
|Henry Mah||Mr. Anna Kay Faris (born November 29 1976 is an American actress best known for her lead role as Cindy Campbell in the Scary Movie films Regina Hall (born December 12, 1970) is an American Film and Television actress known for her lead role of Brenda Meeks Craig Philip Bierko (born August 18, 1964) is an American Actor. Conchita Elizabeth Campbell (born October 25, 1995) is a Canadian actress Anthony Alvin Anderson (born August 15, 1970) is an American Comedian and Actor. Kevin Hart (born 1980 is an American Actor and Comedian, originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. William James Pullman (born December 17, 1953) is an American film television and stage actor Christopher Elliott (born May 31, 1960) is an American Comedian. Leslie William Nielsen OC (born February 11 1926 is a Canadian-American Emmy Award -nominated Comedian and actor Koji|
|Charlie Sheen||Tom Logan|
|Garrett Masuda||Toshio Saeki|
|Cloris Leachman||Ms. Michael Soren Madsen (born September 25, 1958) is an American Actor and Poet. Carlos Irwin Estévez (born September 3 1965 better known as Charlie Sheen, is an American actor Patrice Lumumba Malcolm Oneal (born December 7, 1969) is an American Stand-up comedian, Radio personality, and Actor History and Origin Toshio is born to Takeo and Kayako Saeki, a Japanese couple residing in Nerima City, Tokyo on July 27th Cloris Leachman (born April 30, 1926) is an Academy Award -winning American Actress of stage, Film and Norris|
|Kathryn Dobbs||School Teacher|
|Link Baker||Zoltar (voice)|
|Edward Moss||Michael Jackson|
|Allison Warren||Polish Delegate|
|Sean P (of Youngbloodz)||Himself|
|J-Bo (of Youngbloodz)||Himself|
|James Earl Jones||Narrator|
|Simon Rex||George Logan|
|Kimani Ray Smith||Cutman|
|Dale Wolfe||Hang Gliding Man|
This is the third Scary Movie filmed in Vancouver. Edward Moss (born 11 July 1977, Los Angeles) is an actor and well-known Impersonator of pop musician Michael Jackson. Michael Joseph Jackson (born August 29 1958 is an American musician entertainer and businessman Shaquille Rashaun O'Neal (born March 6 1972 frequently referred to simply as " Shaq " is an African American Professional basketball Phillip Calvin McGraw (born September 1, 1950) best known as Dr Jonathan Mortimer Smith (born January 27, 1971) better known by his Stage name Lil Jon, is an American producer, promoter and John Jackson (born November 18 1977 better known by his Stage name Fabolous, is an American rapper. Howard Bailey Jr (born March 9, 1980) better known by his Stage name Chingy, is an American Hip-Hop Recording artist Warren Anderson Mathis (born March 6,1977 known by his stage name Bubba Sparxxx, is an American Southern rapper. A bone crusher was a device for crushing animal bones Bones obtained during slaughter were cleaned boiled in water and dried for several months For the other similarly named artists see Sean Price and Sean Paul. Not to be confused with The Youngbloods. The YoungBloodZ are an American Southern rap duo from Atlanta Georgia Jeffrey Ray Grigsby (born October 4, 1977) better known by his Stage name J-Bo, is an American Rapper and one half (with Not to be confused with The Youngbloods. The YoungBloodZ are an American Southern rap duo from Atlanta Georgia Donald "Don" King (born August 20 1931) is an American Boxing promoter particularly known for his hairstyle and flamboyant personality James Earl Jones (born January 17, 1931) is an American Actor of Film and stage well known for his deep basso Dave Attell (born January 18 1965) is an American stand-up Comedian and the host of Comedy Central 's Insomniac Simon Rex (born July 20, 1974) is an American Actor, Television personality and Rapper. Debra Renee Wilson Skelton (born April 26, 1962) is an American Comedienne and actress. Holly Madison (born December 23 1979 is an American glamour model and Television personality, best known for appearing as Hugh Hefner 's Bridget Christina Sandmeier (born September 25 1973 better known as Bridget Marquardt, is an American Television personality, Glamor model Kendra Leigh Wilkinson (born June 12 1985 in San Diego, California) is an American Television personality and Glamour model. Vancouver (vænˈkuːvɚ is a coastal The others were 1 and 3.
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