75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Bob Graham
The scary thing about this spoof of '90s teen horror movies is how funny it is.
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75

New York Daily News

By Jami Bernard
The jokes are wild, raunchy, surreal and dead-on.
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75

San Francisco Examiner

By Wesley Morris
Deadly funny.
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75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Is it funny? Yes, it is.
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
The whole thing wobbles, like the garish, trashy, sexy shoes the young folks are wearing this summer on their way (in droves) to movie theaters, intent on abandoning themselves to pleasurable mindlessness.
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68

Mr. Showbiz

By Kevin Maynard
A raunchy, scattershot, but often hilarious spoof.
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63

Boston Globe

By Jay Carr
The question facing the target audience for Scary Movie is whether the funny bits will be enough of a payoff for sitting through the tedious stuff between them.
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Its grossness knows no bounds, and you'd have to be dead not to laugh.
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50

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Would it be asking too much if the hit-and-miss jokes could maybe nudge an inch beyond the obvious?
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25

USA Today

By Susan Wloszczyna
Maybe I'm just too old to appreciate the startling sight of a phallus jammed into someone's ear.
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48 out of 100
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