Scooby-Doo (movie)

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Directed byRaja Gosnell
Written byJames Gunn
Produced byCharles Roven
Richard Suckle
StarringFreddie Prinze, Jr.
Sarah Michelle Gellar
Matthew Lillard
Linda Cardellini
Rowan Atkinson
Edited byKent Beyda
Music byDavid Newman
Distributed byWarner Bros. Pictures
Release date
  • June 14, 2002 (2002-06-14)
Running time
86 minutes[1]
CountryUnited States
Budget$84 million[2]
Box office$275.7 million[2]

Scooby-Doo is a 2002 American comedy mystery movie based on the Scooby-Doo franchise.

It was directed by Raja Gosnell and starred Freddie Prinze, Jr., Sarah Michelle Gellar, Matthew Lillard, Linda Cardellini and Rowan Atkinson. It got bad reviews but was a box office hit and started a 2004 sequel.

Plot[change | change source]

At a toy factory, Mystery Inc. has unmasked the Luna Ghost. The group except for Shaggy and Scooby quit. Two years later, they all got a letter from Emile Mondavarious to visit Spooky Island and solve a mystery there.

Cast[change | change source]

  • Freddie Prinze, Jr. as Fred
  • Sarah Gellar as Daphne
  • Matthew Lillard as Shaggy
  • Linda Cardellini as Velma
  • Rowan Atkinson as Emile Mondavarious
  • Isla Fisher as Mary Jane
  • Pamela Anderson as herself
  • Nick Hope as Old Man Smithers and Luna Ghost
  • Sugar Ray as themselves

Voice cast[change | change source]

  • Neil Fanning as Scooby-Doo
  • Scott Innes as Scrappy-Doo
  • J.P. Manoux as Scrappy-Rex
  • Frank Welker/Jess Harnell as monsters

Reception[change | change source]

Many fans didn't like how adult-oriented the humor is but they did like Matthew Lillard's performance of Shaggy, which is why Casey Kasem picked Lillard as his successor for the cartoons.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Scooby-Doo 1 & 2 Collection". November 9, 2010.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Scooby-Doo (2002)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on November 10, 2016. Retrieved November 26, 2016.