Latest 'Halloween' News

New Halloween Movie Gets Eastbound & Down Team to Write and Direct

New Halloween Movie Gets Eastbound & Down Team to Write and Direct

David Gordon Green will direct the new Halloween movie from a script he is co-writing with Danny McBride.

B. Alan Orange

John Carpenter on Why He's Returning to Halloween

John Carpenter on Why He's Returning to Halloween

John Carpenter reveals why he decided to come aboard the new Halloween remake for Blumhouse, while offering a brief status update.

Brian Gallagher

Halloween Remake Has No Story or Director, Is It in Trouble?

Halloween Remake Has No Story or Director, Is It in Trouble?

Halloween remake producer Jason Blum isn't sure what direction his horror reboot is heading, with a number of writings working on several ideas.

B. Alan Orange

New Halloween Movie Is Coming from John Carpenter & Blumhouse

New Halloween Movie Is Coming from John Carpenter & Blumhouse

Original Halloween Director John Carpenter returns to executive produce the next sequel, which is being fast-tracked at MiraMax.

B. Alan Orange

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.

B. Alan Orange

New Halloween Movie Canceled as Dimension Loses Franchise Rights

New Halloween Movie Canceled as Dimension Loses Franchise Rights

Dimension Films has lost the Halloween franchise rights it's controlled for 20 years, with Miramax shopping a new Halloween sequel to other studios.

Brian Gallagher

Halloween Returns Wants Community Star Gillian Jacobs

Halloween Returns Wants Community Star Gillian Jacobs

Halloween Returns director Marcus Dunstan reveals he wants to cast Community star Gillian Jacobs as the lead in his horror sequel.

Brian Gallagher

Halloween Returns Will Bring Michael Myers Back to the Big Screen

Halloween Returns Will Bring Michael Myers Back to the Big Screen

Marcus Dunstan is directing Halloween Returns, with production starting next month on the new installment of the Michael Myers franchise.

Brian Gallagher

New Halloween Movie Gets Saw Sequel Writers

New Halloween Movie Gets Saw Sequel Writers

Sources claim the new Halloween project by Saw IV scribes Patrick Melton and Marcus Dunstan is a 'recalibration' rather than a reboot.

Brian Gallagher

Halloween: The Next Chapter Will Continue Rob Zombie's Reboot

Halloween: The Next Chapter Will Continue Rob Zombie's Reboot

Halloween: The Next Chapter is moving forward at Dimension by staying within the story continuity of Rob Zombie's reboot, though he's unlikely to return.

Brian Gallagher

Scout Taylor-Compton Will Return as Laurie Strode in Halloween 3D

Scout Taylor-Compton Will Return as Laurie Strode in Halloween 3D

The actress who starred in Rob Zombie's Halloween reboot confirms her return in what may be a true sequel.

B. Alan Orange

Michael Myers Will Return in Halloween 3D!

Michael Myers Will Return in Halloween 3D!

The Weinstein Company is finally resurrecting this dormant project, although no writers or directors are attached at this time.

Brian Gallagher

Halloween 3 Gets Taken Over by Michael Bay's Platinum Dunes

The notorious horror company known for its remakes takes the reins from Dimension Films on this languishing sequel, which is no longer in 3D.

Brian Gallagher

Halloween 3D Pulled from 2012 Fall Release Schedule

Dimension Films has not issued a new release date for the horror sequel, which was originally set to come out October 26.

Brian Gallagher

Scary Movie 5 Arrives April 2012!

The Weinstein Company also announces release dates for Halloween 3D, Coriolanus, The Iron Lady, and My Week With Marilyn.

Brian Gallagher

SDCC 2010 EXCLUSIVE: Patrick Lussier on Halloween 3D

The director of Drive Angry 3D explains why he is taking over the horror franchise from Rob Zombie.

B. Alan Orange

Halloween 3D Pre-Production Shuts Down

Dimension Films is pushing the production back a few months and plans an October 2010 release.

Cat Parker