Halloween (1978)

Halloween Synopsis

HALLOWEEN takes us into the world of a mad killer, Michael Myers, who at a very young age stabbed his older sister to death. Locked away for many years in a mental hospital Michael escapes one night and returns to his home to continue his killing spree. Jamie Lee Curtis, in her first role, plays the resourceful babysitter who is chased by the killer on Halloween night.

Latest 'Halloween' News

Watch John Carpenter Perform Halloween Theme & More at L.A. Concert

Watch John Carpenter Perform Halloween Theme & More at L.A. Concert

Filmmaker/musician John Carpenter took the stage for a special L.A. concert this weekend, where he performed themes from Halloween, The Fog, Escape from New York and more.
Halloween TV Show to Resurrect Michael Myers?

Halloween TV Show to Resurrect Michael Myers?

A new report claims that a Halloweeen limited event series is being planned after Dimensions Films lost the rights to the horror franchise.
Every Halloween Movie Explained in 2 Minutes

Every Halloween Movie Explained in 2 Minutes

From John Carpenter's original classic to Rob Zombie's reboots, take a look at ever single Halloween movie in under 2 minutes.
Halloween Complete Collection Preview: Curse of Michael Myers

Halloween Complete Collection Preview: Curse of Michael Myers

Explore the making of Halloween 6: The Curse of Michael Myers in this bonus feature clip from Halloween: The Complete Collection.
Michael Myers Returns for Halloween Horror Nights Haunted House

Michael Myers Returns for Halloween Horror Nights Haunted House

Follow Michael Myers' murderous rampage in a new Halloween haunted house at Universal Studios' Halloween Horror Nights.
Halloween: The Complete Collection Blu-ray Special Features Revealed

Halloween: The Complete Collection Blu-ray Special Features Revealed

This comprehensive 15-disc collection includes all 11 Halloween movies and new bonus features including featurettes, interviews and commentaries.
Halloween: The Complete Collection Blu-ray Art and Full Details

Halloween: The Complete Collection Blu-ray Art and Full Details

Halloween fans will be able to revisit the entire Michael Myers saga with Halloween: The Complete Collection on Blu-ray, available September 23rd.
Halloween: The Complete Collection Blu-ray Debuts September 23rd

Halloween: The Complete Collection Blu-ray Debuts September 23rd

This definitive boxed set includes every Halloween movie from John Carpenter's original to Rob Zombie's remakes in one massive collection.
EXCLUSIVE: Dean Cundey Talks Halloween 35th Anniversary Blu-ray

EXCLUSIVE: Dean Cundey Talks Halloween 35th Anniversary Blu-ray

The cinematographer was one of the first to use a Steadicam rig on this horror classic directed by John Carpenter, currently available on Blu-ray.
EXCLUSIVE: P.J. Soles Talks Halloween 35th Anniversary Blu-ray

EXCLUSIVE: P.J. Soles Talks Halloween 35th Anniversary Blu-ray

Celebrate the return of this horror classic with Lynda van der Klok as she takes us inside the intense John Carpenter production, available today.
John Carpenter's Halloween Returns to the Big Screen on October 25th!

John Carpenter's Halloween Returns to the Big Screen on October 25th!

Fans will also get to see the exclusive documentary short You Can't Kill The Bogeyman: 35 Years of Halloween during this one-week run.
Apollo 18 Pushed to January 6, 2012

Apollo 18 Pushed to January 6, 2012

The Weinstein Company also announced new release dates for Piranha 3DD, Our Idiot Brother, I Don't Know How She Does It and a new video game initiative.
Halloween Comes Back to DVD on October 7th

Halloween Comes Back to DVD on October 7th

This horror classic gets re-released in a 30th Anniversary edition.
Halloween 4 & 5 One Night Double Feature in 250 Theatres Nationwide

Halloween 4 & 5 One Night Double Feature in 250 Theatres Nationwide

On October 30th with specially-produced behind-the-scenes interviews and footage.
Halloween to Be Re-released on August 14

Halloween to Be Re-released on August 14

New release features "glowing" jack-o-lantern eyes and nose artwork.
Original Halloween Returning to Theatres on October 30 & 31

Original Halloween Returning to Theatres on October 30 & 31

Digitally remastered shown in Hi-Def, plus 20-Minute featurette with Rob Zombie.
HALLOWEEN: Mushy’s Ten Halloween Flicks He Would Take to a Zombie Infested Deserted Island!

HALLOWEEN: Mushy’s Ten Halloween Flicks He Would Take to a Zombie Infested Deserted Island!

Mushy talks about the 10 Halloween movies he watches every year!
'Helloween' rumors debunked?

'Helloween' rumors debunked?

...the Halloween producer shoots down the rumors...
HALLOWEEN 25th Aniversary Edition

HALLOWEEN 25th Aniversary Edition

Criterion's laserdisc commentary track included...and more...
Anchor Bay's HALLOWEN DVD releases!

Anchor Bay's HALLOWEN DVD releases!

Halloween and Silent Night Deadly Night parts 1 & 2...
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