If anything, this week is shaping up to be a memorable one for people who love horror anthologies. Not only did we recently learn that Trick ‘r Treat 2 may be finally getting off the ground, but word has now come down that the upcoming television series, Tales for a Halloween Night, will start off with a bang.
Described by Bloody Disgusting as being “based on [John] Carpenter
’s award-winning graphic novel anthology of stories where he brings together storytellers from the worlds of movies, novels, and comics for a collection of horror stories featuring graveyards, sunken ships, creepy crawlers and ghosts,” a TV adaptation undoubtedly sounds like a must watch for those with a penchant for the macabre.
But what should really seal the deal is knowing that, at the very least, Carpenter
himself will direct the pilot episode. And, in case you were wondering, this was confirmed in a recent