Meeks Speaks: Jamie Kennedy Shares His Thoughts on the New ‘Scream’ in 30-Minute Video [Spoilers]

“My first reaction… it is FANTASTIC.” We’ve seen countless reactions to the new Scream movie these past several days, and of course we’ve shared our own – read Meagan’s review here and my own thoughts here – but it’s particularly interesting to hear what members of the Scream family think about it. For starters, Matthew […]

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Horror Fans in Horror Movies: ‘Scream’ and the Evolution of the Monster Kid

In the ’70s and ’80s, several archetypes emerged in horror, both in its heroes and villains. The most famous of these is the final girl, exemplified by Sally Hardesty, Laurie Strode, and Nancy Thompson among many others. But another hero emerged as well: the monster kid. This was usually a pre-teen boy with an obsession […]

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Randy’s Legacy Lives On: New ‘Scream’ Movie Features Two Members of the Meeks Family

“The attacks were all on people related to the original killers,” one of the characters says in the official trailer for next year’s Scream, indicating that the new movie is going to be knocking off a new set of characters who have ties to characters from the original four movies. But how exactly are each […]

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‘Scream’ Actor Jamie Kennedy Explains Why Fan-Favorite Randy Meeks Should Probably Stay Dead [Interview]

Wes Craven’s Scream is now available for the first time on 4K Ultra HD and in a newly remastered Blu-ray, packed with special features that examine the smash hit and its legacy. For its release, Bloody Disgusting chatted with actor Jamie Kennedy, who played fan-favorite film nerd Randy Meeks.  While Randy survived the events of Scream, the character wasn’t […]

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