If you’re a fan of horror movies and comedy, then you’ve probably seen Scary Movie 3. This hilarious parody film takes on several popular horror movies and pokes fun at their most iconic scenes. Here’s a look at some of the movies that Scary Movie 3 spoofs:
The Ring is a Japanese horror movie that gained popularity in the early 2000s. The movie centers around a cursed video tape that, once watched, will lead to the viewer’s death in seven days. In Scary Movie 3, this movie is spoofed when Cindy (played by Anna Faris) watches a cursed videotape that features a creepy girl crawling out of a well.
Signs is a sci-fi/horror movie directed by M. Night Shyamalan, released in 2002. The movie follows a family living on a farm who discover crop circles in their fields.
They soon realize that aliens are invading Earth and must fight to survive. In Scary Movie 3, this movie is spoofed when Tom (played by Charlie Sheen) discovers crop circles in his backyard and tries to communicate with the aliens.
The Others is a supernatural horror movie released in 2001, starring Nicole Kidman as Grace Stewart, who lives with her two children in an old mansion on Jersey Island during World War II. Grace’s children have an extreme sensitivity to light which forces them to live in isolation from the outside world. In Scary Movie 3, this movie is spoofed when Cindy is hired as a nanny for two creepy children who live in an old mansion.
8 Mile is not exactly a horror film but was still spoofed by Scary Movie 3 due to its cultural impact during the time of the movie’s release. The movie is a semi-autobiographical story of rapper Eminem, who plays a character named B-Rabbit trying to make it in the rap industry. In Scary Movie 3, this movie is spoofed when Cindy and Brenda (played by Regina Hall) participate in a rap battle.
Scary Movie 3 is a hilariously entertaining parody film that spoofs several popular horror movies as well as one iconic music drama. Whether you’re a fan of horror films or just looking for a good laugh, Scary Movie 3 is definitely worth watching.