David Arquette and Courteney Cox have reunited for the new movie in the “Scream” franchise.
Those who have followed the previous films know that the characters in the duo had a complicated relationship, as well as the stars themselves.
The couple met backstage in the first movie, got married, and ultimately made the decision to divorce during the “Scream 4” era.
During an interview with Total Film (via Comic Book), Arquette commented on her reaction to returning to work with Cox, and the star praised her offscreen.
“I still love working with Courteney. There is something special about being in a relationship with someone and then acting with that person, which makes everything more authentic. n this chemistry that we create on and off the screen, she is a life partner. So there is a real beauty in Gale and Dewey’s relationship that you can’t fake.
He went on to explain why ‘Scream’ has remained one of slasher cinema’s most acclaimed franchises:
“Every time you see Ghostface it’s always something… shocking. Just as I’m a horror movie lover myself, there is something amazing about being a part of them. This character is already anchored in pop culture, I love seeing his mask on Halloween, I love it. I think the presence and the mystery behind the mask helped a lot. [para o sucesso dos filmes]. “
Recalling that ‘Scream’ is released on January 13, 2022 in national theaters, the day before the North American premiere.
Check out the trailer and synopsis:
Twenty-five years after a series of brutal murders shocked the peaceful town of Woodsboro, a new assassin appropriates the Ghostface mask and begins hunting down a group of teenagers to uncover the secrets of the town’s deadly past, prompting Sidney Prescott to return to unravel the mystery.
Panic | Important points to pay attention to in the first trailer – including a theory that could change the franchise
The cast features the return of Neve Campbell, David Arquette, Courteney Cox and Marley Shelton, as well as introducing newcomers Melissa Barrera, Dylan Minnette, Jenna Ortega, Mason Gooding, Kyle Gallner, Jack Quaid, Jasmin Savoy Brown and Mikey Madison.
Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett are the directors.
The first film in the franchise premiered in 1996 and became an instant revolutionary classic blending elements of slasher horror with cinematic metalanguage. Directed by Wes Craven and scripted by Kevin Williamson, the plot focused on a masked serial killer known as Ghostface, who used slogans and haunting knowledge of genre productions to pursue his victims.
Together, the four iterations have grossed over $ 608 million at the global box office.
Make sure to watch: