Scream 2022 is suddenly available to watch on Paramount Plus
Wait, what was that, slipping out of the shadows? Luckily, this isn’t a masked killer brandishing a razor-sharp knife—it’s just a movie about one thing.
scream, a better-than-expected sequel/reboot released in January, has quietly moved to streaming in a surprise release from Paramount Plus, which has opted to forego any fanfare. The film is just… there now. However, the surprise release isn’t much of a surprise – when the service launched last year. Bosses who were hoping to keep up with Netflix announced that all future Paramount theatrical releases would only be streaming-only after 45 days. Platform. scream just in time.
Meta and moment scream returned to the old characters of the franchise – and the main actors Neve Campbell. Courteney Cox and David Arquette – while telling a completely new story about the next generation of slasher victims. We dug it out and enjoyed the critical ending thesis even more. Matt Bettinelli-Olpi and Tyler GilletteReady or Not) understood the challenge. Spin and spin and make a film that explores the horror genre and excites audiences in equal measure.
“I think one of the things that is so intimately connected to all of Wes Craven’s work that allows us to mind our own business and hopefully move the franchise forward is that his films are always taking risks.” — Bettinelli-Olpin . told Polygon earlier this year. “So I think we would be disappointed in ourselves and feel like we let Wes down if we made a movie that was 100% homage and just about the past.”
scream out now on Paramount Plus. The service currently offers three-month subscription for $1 per month.