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How to Watch the Scream Movies in Order

Hellooooo, Sidney. Here's all you need to know to stream, rent, or buy the Scream movies and watch them in order—before we gut you like a fish!

What’s your favorite scary movie series? Here’s how to watch the Scream movies in order on streaming TV services and rent or buy them from video-on-demand (VOD) retailers. And, for physical media fans, this guide also has a section on buying the Scream movies on 4K UHD, Blu-ray, or DVD.

A teenage horror fan stands near a TV explaining the rules of horror films to his friends (not shown)

“There are certain RULES!” Randy Meeks (Jamie Kennedy) explains the rules of horror films in the original Scream. (Video screenshot)

Pro tip: Watching every Scream movie in order will take 11 hours and 36 minutes.

What are the Scream movies?

In 1996, Wes Craven’s Scream kicked off the wildly popular horror franchise where Ghostface tortures pretty people with prank calls and kills them with sharp things. A fifth film, Scream (2022), both a reboot and sequel, proved the killer is still stabby after all these years—and Scream VI drove that point home the following year.

List of Scream movies in order

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How to watch the Scream movies in order

In the following section, you’ll find links (courtesy of to stream, rent, or buy the Scream movies via streaming TV services or video-on-demand (VOD) retailers like Amazon Prime Video and Apple TV+.

Where to watch Scream (1996)

Where to watch Scream 2 (1997)

Where to watch Scream 3 (2000)

Where to watch Scream 4 (2011)

Where to watch Scream (2022)

Where to watch Scream VI (2023)

Pro tip: Wondering how to watch the Scream: The TV Series? Netflix has all three seasons.

How to rent or buy the Scream movies on demand

If the Scream movies aren’t on one of your streaming TV services, you can rent or buy them from video-on-demand (VOD) retailers like Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV+, Google Play Movies, Redbox, and VUDU. Use the JustWatch links in the previous section.

How to buy the Scream movies on Blu-ray or 4K UHD

Horror movie purists like Randy Meeks (Jamie Kennedy) in the first Scream probably insist on having physical (instead of digital) horror movie collections. We’re about that life, too, so we’ve done the shopping for you.

The first row of Amazon links below has links to all six Scream movies in the best available resolution. (Unfortunately, Scream 3 and Scream 4 aren’t on 4K UHD yet). The second row has boutique Blu-ray options like Scream 4K steelbooks, plus a Scream collection with Scream 1–3 (with two documentaries) on Blu-ray.

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