DVD 88 mins IMDB 5.3 (13,780 votes)
Scary Movie 3
Dimension Films (2003)
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(2004 )
Comedy, Horror
USA  /  English

Anna Faris Cindy
Anthony Anderson Mahalik
Leslie Nielsen The President
Camryn Manheim Trooper Champlin
Simon Rex George
George Carlin The Architect
Queen Latifah Aunt SahNeequa
Eddie Griffin Orpheus
Denise Richards Annie
Regina Hall Brenda Meeks
Pamela Anderson Becca
Jenny McCarthy Kate
Marny Eng Tabitha
Charlie Sheen Tom
Jianna Ballard Sue
Jeremy Piven Ross Giggins
Timothy Stack Carson Ward (as Tim Stack)
Elaine Klimaszewski Elaine
Peter Boyle
Simon Cowell
Fat Joe
Macy Gray
Diane Klimaszewski Diane
Drew Mikuska Cody
Darrell Hammond Father Muldoon
Daryl Hannah
Ja Rule
Master P

Director Jerry Zucker; David Zucker
Producer Bob Weiss; David Zucker
Writer Shawn Wayans; Marlon Wayans; Brian Lynch; Craig Mazin; Buddy Johnson; Phil Beauman; Jason Friedberg; Aaron Seltzer; Pat Proft; Kevin Smith; David Zucker
Cinematography Mark Irwin
Musician Jorge Corante; Frank Fitzpatrick; James L. Venable
User Credit 1 Malcolm Campbell; Jon Poll
User Credit 2 Carol Ramsey

While star Anna Faris returns for the third film in the Scary Movie series, the power behind the camera has shifted from the Wayans brothers to one of the Zucker brothers. The Zucker in question is David Zucker, and he's brought along his partner in movie-parody crime, Leslie Nielsen. This time around, aim is taken at such horror blockbusters as Signs and The Ring, while films of other genres, including Independence Day, 8 Mile, and The Matrix, are also lampooned. The plot finds Cindy (Faris) trying to help the president (Nielsen) thwart an alien attack while also facing crop circles and a mysterious video tape. In the spirit of the two Matrix sequels, Scary Movie 3 was shot back-to-back with Scary Movie 4. Queen Latifah, Charlie Sheen, and Eddie Griffin also star. — Matthew Tobey

Edition Details
Barcode 786936237863
Region Region 1
Chapters 18
Release Date 2005
Packaging Keep Case
Screen Ratio Widescreen 1.85:1 Color (Anamorphic)
Subtitles Spanish
Audio Tracks ENGLISH: Dolby Digital 5.1 [CC]
FRENCH: Dolby Digital 5.1
Layers Single Side, Single Layer
No. of Disks/Tapes 1

Widescreen Color Dolby
Personal Details
User Lookup 1 DVD Copy
User Text 1 Pervasive crude and sexual humor, language, comic violence and drug references.
User Text 2 You'll die to see these rings.
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Trivia: Anthony Anderson's character turned out so popular in test screenings, that additional scenes for him were quickly written and shot while the film was already in post-production. (more)

Goofs: Revealing mistakes: When Father Muldoon comes over to babysit Cody, he pulls a wine bottle and two candlesticks from his coat. He lights both candles, but in the next shot only one is lit. (more)

Quotes: Tom: George, all you've done is chase adolescent fantasies. "I want to be an astronaut. A cowboy. Gynecologist to the stars." (more)

Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations (more)