“Scream 5” first wave of reviews: it’s a tribute of genius and gorgeousness, the best since the first episode


After 11 years, Courteney Cox, David Arquette and Neve Campbell will face Ghostface for the fifth time.

At present, “Scream 5” has a freshness rating of 76% on Rotten Tomatoes. Judging from the first wave of reviews, the reviews are overwhelming.

The first wave of critics for the latest sequel “Scream 5” directed by “Ready or Not” director Matt Bettinelli-Olpin / Tyler Gillett has officially lifted the ban on the Internet.

"Scream 5" first wave of reviews: it's a tribute of genius and gorgeousness, the best since the first episode

Some movie media have described the sequel as the best film in the entire franchise since Wes Craven’s first “Scream” in 1996.

"Scream 5" first wave of reviews: it's a tribute of genius and gorgeousness, the best since the first episode

All three members of the series will return for “Scream 5,” with new cast members including Melissa Barrera, Mason Gooding and Jenna Ortega and Jack Quaid.

Paramount Pictures wrote in the official synopsis for “Scream 5”: “Twenty-five years after the horrific serial murders in the small town of Woodsboro, another killer has once again donned a grimace mask. A group of teenagers are on the hunt for their targets, while gradually uncovering the town’s dark past.”

The brand-new “Scream 5” film is the first sequel since original creator Wes Craven’s tragic passing in 2015.

"Scream 5" first wave of reviews: it's a tribute of genius and gorgeousness, the best since the first episode

Paramount has tapped two of the directors who directed the critically acclaimed black comedy “Ready or Not.”

“They actually wrote me a letter saying they were basically inspired by the Scream series to become directors,” Courteney Cox said in an interview.

She continued: “They became directors because of Wes Craven, and they are very excited to have the opportunity to be part of this series. It is a great honor for them to pay tribute to Wes Craven and his legend.”

“Scream 5”, created with love and respect, is sure to be popular.

Related Post: “Among Us” officially announced that the game will be linked with the movie “Scream 5”.

Here are the first wave of reviews for “Scream 5”:

Fandango Review Erik Davis:

“The new version of ‘Scream 5’ is absolutely stunning, my personal favorite since the first episode. It packs a lot of sharp plot and strikes a great balance between well-crafted scare and modern horror-movie commentary. Bringing a lot of funny self-deprecation while maintaining a bloody style, I really enjoyed it. I’m a fan!”

Collider site film review Steven Weintraub:

“The new version of ‘Scream 5’ is for real. The script is so well-written that it leaves audiences completely unpredictable and defies fandom in 2022. Scream fans will love this sequel. “

Perri Nemiroff, Collider’s film review:

“I watched the latest ‘Scream 5’ movie and it was definitely a big win! Yes, it’s still bloody, but it’s also full of love and respect for the series and the fans… In some ways, it’s The film seemed to speak directly to me.”

Former Rotten Tomatoes reviewer Joel Meares:

“Oh my God, wow! Just watched the 2022 version of ‘Scream 5’ and it’s a perfect take on what I want to see. If this series means a lot to you, like me, then you’ll be satisfied I walked out of the theater and was deeply moved and wanted to see more. Oh yeah, this movie is still scary (and hilarious).”

Jon Negroni, editor of TheYoungFolks:

“The new ‘Scream 5’ has just the right amount of dynamism, and it’s a hell of a lot of fun. It’s a razor-sharp critique of modern-day movie ‘sequel’ mode, ‘elegant horror’, and snarky fans. Seriously, there isn’t one Blockbuster is safe. This is easily the best Scream has since its first sequel.”

DailyDeadNews editor Heather Wixson:

“As a fan who has loved the series for the past 25 years, I absolutely fell in love with ‘Scream 5’. Brutal killing techniques, interesting mysteries, both the classic cast and the new cast are superb .Wes would be very proud.”

BAFTA member Simon Thompson:

“‘Scream 5’ is really deadly! A textbook-level show of how to revive and restart a series, and do it in killer style. Cruel and genius, it’s the pinnacle of sharpness in the entire series. , the third act of the movie was amazing. Two thumbs up for this movie!”

AwardsWatch founder Erik Anderson:

“I love ‘Scream 5′ so much. The film mocks itself and brings a lot of criticism to the film’s fan community. Deep in the series’ heritage in the right direction, excellence, experience, and effective use of the entire Scream franchise The big family. The new cast members are also very good, especially Jenna Ortaga.”

Film critic Kevin McCarthy:

“I think the fifth ‘Scream 5’ film is the closest the entire series has come to the first film in 1996, directed by Wes Craven, infused with a mash-up of savvy, excitement and horror. Definitely the best since the first film. A sequel. A splendid tribute to the first film, while injecting an unprecedented brutality into the series.”

ReelBlend co-host Jake Hamilton:

“As a fan of the original Scream movie, I must say…I really love the latest Scream sequel. It’s directed with a furious energy, and it’s a no-brainer for the original. A love letter to the film, bringing novelty to the entire series. I’m so happy.”

“Scream 5” will be released in North America on January 14.

Related Post: “Scream 5” Rotten Tomatoes is 79% fresh.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *