Halloween (1978)

Halloween Poster
Release Date
October 25th, 1978
Director
Writers
  • John Carpenter
  • Debra Hill
Cast
Official Sites
theofficialjohncarpenter.com

Latest 'Halloween' News

John Carpenter Uses Halloween Theme as His Ringtone

John Carpenter Uses Halloween Theme as His Ringtone

Jamie Lee Curtis and David Gordon Green appeared at Comic-Con to answer questions and show off some new Halloween 2018 footage.

Kevin Burwick

Halloween Trailer Is Here, Michael Myers Is Back in Haddonfield

Halloween Trailer Is Here, Michael Myers Is Back in Haddonfield

Blumhouse's Halloween movie gets its first trailer as Michael Myers returns to hunt Jamie Lee Curtis as Laurie Strode in Haddonfield.

Ryan Scott

Fan Turns Halloween Into a Trent Reznor Scored David Fincher Movie

Fan Turns Halloween Into a Trent Reznor Scored David Fincher Movie

Two enterprising filmmakers turn John Carpenter's Halloween into a David Fincher film scored by Trent Reznor.

Brian Gallagher

Original Michael Myers Mask from Halloween Unearthed

Original Michael Myers Mask from Halloween Unearthed

After more than a decade, the original mask that Michael Myers wore in the first two Halloween movies has resurfaced.

Ryan Scott

John Carpenter Wrote Halloween Movie Theme in an Hour

John Carpenter Wrote Halloween Movie Theme in an Hour

Horror legend John Carpenter says the iconic Halloween theme music didn't take long to write at all.

Ryan Scott

John Carpenter's Halloween Returns to Theaters This October

John Carpenter's Halloween Returns to Theaters This October

A digitally restored version of Halloween returns to theaters in time for the holiday with a special introduction from John Carpenter.

Ryan Scott

Halloween Vs. Hellraiser Movie Almost Happened with John Carpenter

Halloween Vs. Hellraiser Movie Almost Happened with John Carpenter

Pinhead actor Doug Bradley breaks down how a Halloween and Hellraiser crossover almost happened in the early 2000s, with John Carpenter directing.

Ryan Scott

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.

Brian Gallagher

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

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.

Brian B.

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

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.

Brian Gallagher

Halloween Comes Back to DVD on October 7th

This horror classic gets re-released in a 30th Anniversary edition.

Brian Gallagher