20 years ago Wes Craven released the first sequel to his genre-bending slasher film, Scream. Released on December 12, 1997, Scream 2 follows a shaken Sidney Prescott (Neve Campbell) to college where she’s tormented by a copycat killer in a Ghostface mask. The success of the film only furthered the legendary status of the franchise and spawned two more sequels in 2000 and 2011. Take our quiz and test your knowledge of this iconic slasher sequel now.
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