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The Most Terrifying Quotes From 'Scream'

Updated November 14, 2019 2.1k votes 254 voters 12.9k views26 items

The best quotes from Scream make you realize how scary the movie really is, even if you haven't seen it in a while. Let's rank the greatest quotes from Scream, with the help of your votes. Starring Neve Campbell, Courteney Cox, and David Arquette, Scream was directed by Wes Craven and released in 1996.

What are your favorite lines from Scream? Just one great line from Scream: "If I'm right about this, I could save a man's life. Do you know what that would do for my book sales?" That was spoken by Gale Weathers, who was played by Courteney Cox.

Vote up all the Scream quotes you want to see at the top of the list, regardless of which character they come from.

  • 5

    In The Sequel

    Tatum: No, please don't [off] me, Mr. Ghostface, I wanna be in the sequel!

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    • 6

      Push The Laws

      Randy: There are certain rules that one must abide by in order to successfully survive a horror movie. For instance, number one: you can never [do it]. Big no, no! Big no, no! [Intimacy] equals death, okay? Number two: you can never drink or [use]. The sin factor! It's a sin. It's an extension of number one. And number three: never, ever, ever under any circumstances say, "I'll be right back." Because you won't be back.

      Stu: I'm gettin' another beer, you want one?

      Randy: Yeah, sure.

      Stu: I'll be right back.

      Randy: See, you push the laws and you end up [gone]. Okay, I'll see you in the kitchen with a knife.

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      • 7

        A Virgin

        Sidney Prescott: Oh, my God. Randy I thought you were dead.

        Randy: I probably should be. I never thought I'd be so happy to be a virgin.

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        • 8


          Gale: Jesus, the camera, hurry!

          Kenny: My name isn't Jesus.

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