Laurie: Was it the boogeyman?
Dr. Sam Loomis: As a matter of fact, it was.
It's the night he came home.
Halloween may not be the first slasher film ever, but it's the best. I suppose you could consider Psycho a slasher film, but Norman basically kept to himself unless you disturbed him. That isn’t the case in Halloween, and the good people of Haddonfield had no idea what was coming. Michael Myers was a hunter, and he arrived on Halloween night with a mission in mind.
Much like Hannibal Lecter was introduced by Dr.