Warning: Spoilers ahead Scream 6Scream 2022 brought the beloved franchise back to life and also saw the return of its main character, albeit a minor one for Sidney Prescott. Scream 2022 surprised many fans. Joining the ongoing trend of reboots/sequels (or as they call it in film: requels) Scream franchise with the fifth installment due ten years after issuance Scream 4. Simple title Screamthe film is set in the same continuity as Wes Craven’s films and is faithful to the style of its predecessors, it addresses the theme of new horror clichés, “rules”, styles and even toxic fandom.
25 years after the events of the first film, Scream The year 2022 returns viewers to Woodsboro, where a new Ghostface killer has started a new murder spree. After her sister Tara (Jenna Ortega) is attacked, Sam (Melissa Barrera) returns to Woodsboro to look after her and explore. Who is behind the mask of Ghostface. The killer follows the rules of a new horror movie and goes after past killers and those connected to murder scandals, which once again brings together Sidney Prescott (Neve Campbell), Dewey Riley (David Arquette) and Gale Weathers. (Courtney Cox) returns. to stop the killer.
Sydney has passed the torch at Scream 2022
As the last daughter of the franchise, Scream 2022 wouldn’t be complete without Sidney Prescott, but as a reboot of this universe, the film had to pave the way for a new generation of heroes and a new final girl. Despite Sydney’s Scream The 2022 appearance was clearly shown in the trailers, his role in the story was more of a raised cameo than an active one, appearing in the last third of the film and taking part in the final battle against the assassin, just to calm him down. status as the (first) Final Girl of the horror franchise. For some, it may be disappointing that Sidney didn’t get much screen time and was not featured prominently in her story. Scream 2022 was the best way to go with this “request”.
Scream 2022 is the fifth installment in the franchise created by Wes Craven and Kevin Williamson, but it’s also an old movie, recalling the old stories (as thrilling as the story is, ultimately the same as the original) and characters. , but it also introduces a new generation of characters that could continue the franchise if the writers so decided. So it makes sense Scream He’s leaving Sydney so he’s not leading right now and has left that spot to Sam instead, but at the same time, Sydney is the key Scream franchisebecause he was the basis of every killing spree in the previous films and he had to be in even a small role.
The same can be said of Dewey and Gale, the former coming out of isolation to apply everything they’ve learned in the past to save as many lives as possible, while the latter appears late and has a similarly minor role. A lot though Scream Fans were definitely hoping to see more of Sidney Prescott, so after how often he appeared in the trailers, his small role Scream 2022 It’s far from a disappointment, as it fits the old theme and honors her place as the franchise’s final girl, while also paving the way for new characters and survivors who learn a lot from her, Dewey, and Gale.
Sydney is not in Scream 6 at all
Although it may appear only a little Scream 2022, Sydney is not visible Scream 6 was the first in the horror franchise as a whole. The reason for his absence was due to actor Neve Campbell, and the studio was unable to reach an agreement because Campbell felt that their offer did not reflect the very important role he had played in the Scream series so far. Continues on movie themes Scream 2022 The torch has been passed to a new generation of actors to play Ghostface’s victims.
Although she may not be visible, Sydney is such an important part of the mythology of the series that she clearly needs to be addressed in some way. Scream 6. When Gail Weathers returns, she informs the other characters that she has spoken to Sydney, who upon her arrival chooses to hide with her husband Mark and her children. the new Ghostface killer. Not only is it a smart move that fits Sidney’s smart and sensible approach, but it also leaves the door open for his future appearances. Killing Sydney off-screen would be a bad call to make for the series, and she should be sent off appropriately before the series decides to move on from her entirely.
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