Scream (1996)

R   |    |  Horror, Mystery


Scream (1996) Poster

A year after the murder of her mother, a teenage girl is terrorized by a new killer, who targets the girl and her friends by using horror films as part of a deadly game.

TIP
Add this title to your Watchlist
Save movies and shows to keep track of what you want to watch.

7.2/10
258,335

Videos


Photos

  • Drew Barrymore in Scream (1996)
  • Neve Campbell at an event for Scream (1996)
  • Drew Barrymore in Scream (1996)
  • Scream (1996)
  • Scream (1996)
  • Kevin Patrick Walls in Scream (1996)

See all photos

More of What You Love

Find what you're looking for even quicker with the IMDb app on your smartphone or tablet.

Get the IMDb app

Who Almost Starred in 'Scream'?

Can you picture Molly Ringwald as Sidney Prescott? Or Ben Affleck as Billy Loomis? We go through all the young Hollywood stars who were almost cast in this horror classic.

Watch now

Reviews & Commentary

Add a Review


User Reviews


18 April 2000 | freakstar67
Thrilling, refreshing horror tale
Watching this film for the first time in the basement of a four story house, with no-one else in was the perfect setting for this film. From the very first scene I was gripped and I could not wait for the climax to discover the murderer and his motives. The script was extremely original, as they had purposely set out to parodie the typical slasher style movie.

It was written in a way that deceived and tricked and had you jumping out of your seats but also laughing at the paradoxical black humour. For anyone looking for a good horror film with a twist, you won't find a better one than Scream.

Overall I give it 9.5/10

Metacritic Reviews


Critic Reviews



More Like This

  • Scream 2

    Scream 2

  • Scream 3

    Scream 3

  • Scream 4

    Scream 4

  • I Know What You Did Last Summer

    I Know What You Did Last Summer

  • A Nightmare on Elm Street

    A Nightmare on Elm Street

  • Final Destination

    Final Destination

  • Saw

    Saw

  • Halloween

    Halloween

  • Final Destination 2

    Final Destination 2

  • Friday the 13th

    Friday the 13th

  • Carrie

    Carrie

  • I Still Know What You Did Last Summer

    I Still Know What You Did Last Summer

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Horror | Mystery

Featured on IMDb

Check out our guide to the SXSW 2019, what to watch on TV, and a look back at the 2018-2019 awards season.

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

More To Explore

Search on Amazon.com