Latest Scary Movie 4 Stories
By Nellie Andreeva LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Rachel Ward, Shirley Jones and Simon Rex have joined the cast of Lifetime's primetime soap "Bianca: Journey to Paradise," which is slated to premiere on the women's cable channel in October.
By Dean Goodman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Silent Hill," a horror film based on a video game, replaced comedy spoof "Scary Movie 4" as the top choice for North American moviegoers during the weekend, according to studio figures issued on Sunday.
By Craig Modderno LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - He's the director of the biggest-grossing movie comedy in America at the moment, though his demeanor at a recent lunch was that of a somber accountant, and he insists that comedy is just too serious to joke about.
But David Zucker, director of "Scary Movie 4," which grossed $41 million in its first weekend at the North American box office, knows how to film a sight gag that would leave a 14-year-old convulsed with laughter.
By Gregg Kilday LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - "Scary Movie 4," the latest installment in the reliably remunerative parody franchise, is set to end the two-week box office reign of "Ice Age: The Meltdown" during the Easter holiday weekend.
By Anne Thompson LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - While most Hollywood movie franchises inevitably run out of steam, the Weinstein Co.'s "Scary Movie" series is the gift that keeps on giving. That's because, unlike most sequels, the "Scary" movies are as fresh as the movies they parody.
By Tatiana Siegel LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Carmen Electra, Leslie Nielsen and Simon Rex are joining the cast of "Scary Movie 4." Electra, whose character died in the original installment of the "Scary Movie" franchise, is back to play a new role in a plotline that parodies "The Village." Spoof vet Nielsen and Rex will reprise their roles from "Scary Movie 3." Anna Faris and Regina Hall already have boarded the project.
- The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.