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This sound effect can be found on The Premiere Edition Volume 1, which was made by The Hollywood Edge. It is not to be confused with Female Screaming Ter TE036701, which starts off sounding similar.


  • First recorded: 1985
  • Creator: Wee Sing Productions
  • Owner: Soundelux (1985-1990), The Hollywood Edge (1990-2014), Sound Ideas (2014-present)
  • Origin: Portland, Oregon
  • Year debut: October 15, 1985
  • First heard: Wee Sing Together (1985)
  • Area used: Worldwide

In 1985, this sound is created by a sound designer at Wee Sing Productions. Originally a Soundelux vocal effect, it debuted in Wee Sing Together (1985) on October 15, 1985. Then on August 13, 1990, The Hollywood Edge added this sound to The Premiere Edition Volume 1 library.

Sound Effect Description

Screams 7; Woman, Three Screams, Exterior Close Perspective.

Clean, Full Length and Unedited Link to the Sound Effect


Used In

TV Shows

TV Specials


Video Games


  • Dance Dance Revolution A20 (Heard once in "SWEET HOME PARTY".)
  • jubeat prop (Heard once in "SWEET HOME PARTY".)
  • The Lost World: Jurassic Park
  • WWF WrestleMania: The Arcade Game (Heard in a high pitch.)


  • Resident Evil 2


  • Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance
  • Resident Evil 2
  • Timesplitters 2 (Heard when a character is set on fire.)


  • Resident Evil 2

Nintendo Switch:


  • Do Not Disturb! 2 (2nd scream)
  • Haunt the House (2010)



  • Who Dunnit


  • Resident Evil 2
  • Time Crisis: Project Titan

PlayStation 2:

  • Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (Heard once during a cutscene where The Fear is defeated.)
  • Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance
  • Timesplitters 2 (Heard when a character is set on fire.)

PlayStation 3:

PlayStation 4:

Sega CD:

  • Night Trap (Heard in the opening title.)


  • Mortal Kombat: Deadly Alliance
  • Timesplitters 2 (Heard when a character is set on fire.)

Xbox 360:

Xbox One:



  • DOE Road Safety - Driver Distraction (2016)
  • DOE Road Safety - Pay Attention, or Pay the Price: Texting (2003)




  • Boomerang - Tom and Jerry: The Magic Ring (Movie Matinee) (2004)
  • BBC One - Casualty (1st/4th November 2017)
  • ITV1 - Emmerdale (October 2010)


  • Cartoon Network: Mr. Spim's Cartoon Theatre - Gay Purr-ee (1996) (1st scream)
  • The CW: Arrow - Star City Slayer (2019) (1st scream)
  • Disney Channel: Monstober (2015)
  • Disney XD: Freaky Shrieky Movie Weeky (2014) (1st scream)
  • Fox Movie Channel - Summer Flies (2010)
  • History Channel - American Ripper (2017)
  • Nickelodeon Nation (1999)
  • Reed Brunson Shriek Saturday (2005)
  • TV One: Media (2017/2018)


  • Disney Channel - Gravity Falls 24 Hour Marathon "Your Last Chance" (2016)
  • Disney Channel - Would You Wrather Get a Moose Angry? (2018) (1st scream)


  • Sci-Fi Channel ID - Morphing Clock (Heard once in a low pitch.)


  • Black Christmas (2006) (Trailers)
  • Bride of Chucky (1998) (Trailers)
  • Curious George (2006) (Trailers)
  • Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012) (Trailers)
  • Prometheus (2012) (Trailers)
  • The Purge (2013) (Trailers)
  • Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the 13th (2000) (Trailers)
  • Warner Home Video - Scooby-Doo! and the Legend of the Vampire on Video & DVD (2002)
  • A Woman Named Jackie (1991) (Trailers)
  • Wow Wow Wubbzy: Wubbzy Goes Boo! DVD Trailer (2009)

TV Spots


  • The Auburn Hills Breakdown (2008) (Shorts)
  • DC Nation Short (Heard once in New Teen Titans - Blackfire's Babysitter; used for Blackfire.)
  • The Brave Tin Soldier (1934) (Shorts) (Heard only in the remastered version.)
  • Captain Sturdy: The Originals (2003)
  • Morto the Magician (2001)

YouTube Videos

  • Aldo Jones
  • Bioshock Stop motion
  • Blue's Clues YTPs (Heard once in "Mailbollocks Moves to the Great Country of Canada".)
  • Brody Foxx's Yo Mama Series (Heard once in "Yo Mama So Hairy: When She Gave Birth To You, You Got Carpet Burn".)
  • Brooklynn The Cartoon Girl 2020 Videos (Heard once in "Chicken Run - Mrs. Tweedy Animation Test (Flip Lined Paper)" in a normal pitch and “Old Sonic Design Breaks Into Open Season (ANIMATIC)” in a high pitch.)
  • Caillou Brings Gilbert to School/Grounded
  • Chavo's DVD Collector (1st scream)
  • Chick Figures
  • Content Cop (iDubbbz)
  • CrashFan96 (Heard once in "AGK Runs Away".)
  • Dick Figures (Heard once in "Traffic Jams".)
  • Doodle Toons (Heard once in "Rabbit for Dinner" and "Fast Food Follies".)
  • Dorkly
  • DXFan619/DX (The 1st scream is heard when the "Rest in P*ss" rating is presented in the Games I F*cking Hate videos.)
  • Jojo's Condensed Adventure: Phantom Blood (Animation)
  • Kirby is a f***ing monster (StarRodMan)
  • Jake and Adam: Cops and Robert (1st scream)
  • Lance and Friends - Cavity Crisis (with Music and Sound Effects) (Dr. Rebecca Costa scream)
  • Leo And Satan
  • Little Dancing Girl (1st scream, loud and disorted)
  • Mr. Betty Krueger: Suicide Mouse Small World
  • Noggin 360 (1999) ULTRA RARE!
  • Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures parody: Pac-Man and the zoo (Heard thrice.)
  • RedLetterMedia: Star Wars: The Phantom Menace Review
  • RelaxAlax - Bowser's Identity Crisis (1st scream)
  • Many "screamer" videos
  • Shake It Off but Taylor Swift stays up WAY too late (Shake Off Those Notes) (1st scream)
  • SMG4 Videos
  • Smosh Videos
  • TerminalMontage (1st scream heard once in "Something About Kirby's Adventure (Loud Sound Warning) (づ。◕‿◕。)づ⭐️".)
  • Zara and Erika: 1st Generation (1st scream; heard once in "Field Trip" and "Double Date".)
  • Zara Makes Erika Fat/Fat Erika Rolls Down Hill (1st scream; heard once.)
  • ZOOB Toons


  • Bone-Thugs-N-Harmony - Da Introduction (1995) (3rd scream)
  • D12 ft. Royce Da 5'9" - I'm Killin' It (2015)
  • Diabarha - AI (2013)
  • Dr. Dre & Hittman - Big Ego's (1999) (Used alongside Gto Mix Revs Peel Out PE074101.)
  • Eminem - Murder, Murder (1997)
  • French Montana ft. Post Malone, Cardi B & Rvssian - Writing on the Wall (2019) (video) (3rd scream)
  • Ice Cube - Dr. Frankenstein (1998)
  • Key Aura - Stop Frame Skank (2000)
  • Lil Peep ft. Horsehead - Girls (2017)
  • Nmesh - Mall Full of Drugs (2017)
  • Master P ft. Sillk the Shocker - Scream (1997)
  • OutKast - Aquemini (1998)
  • Prince - P Control (1995)
  • Sir Mix-A-Lot - Baby Got Back (1992) (3rd scream)
  • Slayer - Deviance (2001)
  • Travis Scott - WHO? WHAT! (2018) (1st scream)
  • Wu-Tang Clan - The City (1997)
  • Years & Years - If You're Over Me (2018) (video) (Heard faintly.)


Educational Videos


Image Gallery

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Audio Samples


  • A similar sound effect, though originated in the 60's before this one debuted, but yet piercing appeared on several media releases like TimeSplitters 2 (that also includes this one for characters like Viloa) when a character's burnt, and possibly Metal Skin Panic MADOX-01.

Audio Samples