13 wins & 18 nominations.
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(Short) (performer: "The Shape") / (writer: "The Shape")
(writer: "Halloween Theme" - as John H. Carpenter)
Red Nose, Black Heart
(Short) (writer: "The Fog" (excerpt from the soundtrack), "Big Trouble in Little China" (excerpt from the soundtrack) - uncredited)
(performer: "Back To The Pod / The Crazies Come Out") / (writer: "Back To The Pod / The Crazies Come Out")
(performer: "Back to the Pod/The Crazies Come Out") / (writer: "Back to the Pod/The Crazies Come Out")
Huang jia shi jie
(writer: "Halloween" (excerpts from the soundtrack) - uncredited)
Sacred Bones Records releases "Lost Themes", his first album of original compositions not connected to a soundtrack.
2 Biographical Movies |
3 Print Biographies |
44 Interviews |
5 Articles |
3 Magazine Cover Photos |
Frank Armitage | Johnny Carpenter | James T. Chance | John T. Chance | Rip Haight | Martin Quatermass
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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[on how they created the Michael Myers mask] We didn't have enough money to make it. Production designer, Tommy Lee Wallace brought a clown mask, which was one idea. Then he brought a Star Trek Captain Kirk mask, It was a really terrible likeness of William Shatner, I mean terrible looking. We cut the eye holes a little bit bigger, spray painted it.....and that was it, it looked really creepy.
He directed child actress Kim Richards in his second feature film, "Assault on Precinct 13", and directed Kim's sister Kyle Richards in his next film, "Halloween".
Underlying sense of paranoia in horror stories