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It's one year later after the events of Halloween 4. Michael survives the shootings and on October 31st he returns with a vengeance. Lurking and stalking, Jamie, Rachel, and Rachel's ... See full summary »

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It's one year later after the events of Halloween 4. Michael survives the shootings and on October 31st he returns with a vengeance. Lurking and stalking, Jamie, Rachel, and Rachel's friends, Michael forms a plan to lure Jamie out of the children's hospital where events lead up to the confrontation at the Myers house. Halloween 5 is a dark, thrill ride that will scare the heck out of you! Written by anonymous

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He's Back With A Vengeance See more »

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13 October 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Halloween 5: Michael Myers' Revenge  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$11,642,254 (USA)
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Trivia

The script added two "bumbling" cops, Deputies Nick and Tom, with their own "clown theme" in the background to homage a scene in Wes Craven's The Last House on the Left (1972). See more »

Goofs

When Tina is saying to Michel, "Mothing Mike, that's what I get, nothing" her lips are totally out of sync with what she is saying See more »


Soundtracks

Willie On The Washboard
Written by Jim Wilson
Performed by Queen Ida And Her Zydeco Band
Blue Northern Publishing Co., BMI
Courtesy of GNP Crescendo Records
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Unmasking Michael
23 October 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I've read that they made a decision to keep his true face in the dark, but you still see too much for it to be believable. In number 2 he is shot in both eyes and burned to a crisp. They should have done minimal makeup to show visible scarring and refrained from showing his eye. By doing it the way they did, the audience is left to feel like it's not the same guy. Keep his face shadowed and make Jaime jump from the site of his face and that's why he freaks out and starts slashing. Opinions aside, I love all these movie. Michael Myers will always be the king of slashers. These movies will never be dated and will always live on as some of the best.


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