A killer known as Ghostface begins killing off teenagers, and as the body count begins rising, one girl and her friends find themselves contemplating the 'rules' of horror films as they find themselves living in a real-life one.

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  1. Kevin Williamson


  2. Wes Craven


Top Billed Cast

  1. David Arquette

    David Arquette

    Deputy Dwight 'Dewey' Riley

  2. Neve Campbell

    Neve Campbell

    Sidney Prescott

  3. Courteney Cox

    Courteney Cox

    Gale Weathers

  4. Matthew Lillard

    Matthew Lillard

    Stu Macher

  5. Rose McGowan

    Rose McGowan

    Tatum Riley

  6. Skeet Ulrich

    Skeet Ulrich

    Billy Loomis

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 51m

Budget $14,000,000.00

Revenue $173,046,663.00

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Release Information

  • December 19, 1996
    R, Theatrical



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