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Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)

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Six years after Michael Myers last terrorized Haddonfield, he returns there in pursuit of his niece, Jamie Lloyd, who has escaped with her newborn child, for which Michael and a mysterious cult have sinister plans.

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Storyline

Six years ago, Michael Myers terrorized the town of Haddonfield, Illinois. He and his niece, Jamie Lloyd, have disappeared. Jamie was kidnapped by a bunch of evil druids who protect Michael Myers. And now, six years later, Jamie has escaped after giving birth to Michael's child. She runs to Haddonfield to get Dr. Loomis to help her again. Meanwhile, the family that adopted Laurie Strode is living in the Myers house and are being stalked by Myers. It's the curse of Thorn that Michael is possessed by that makes him kill his family. And it's up to Tommy Doyle, the boy from Halloween, and Dr. Loomis, to stop them all. Written by Jason Mechalek

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Everyone knows his name. Now, everyone will know the truth. See more »

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Rated R for strong horror violence, and some sexuality | See all certifications »

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29 September 1995 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

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$15,126,948 (USA)
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Producer Paul Freeman and director Joe Chappelle reportedly rewrote the ending on-set, even from shot to shot as production deadlines loomed large. Freeman also sent the crew home when crucial scenes needed to be shot; deleting scripted scenes indiscriminately, rewrote dialogue and action sequences; and took it upon himself to direct second-unit shots as well supervise the post-production phase of the original cut and made a series of blunders that resulted in Miramax taking control of the film, ordering reshoots. See more »

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When Mrs. Strode is cleaning up her porch she is wearing Nike Air shoes. When she goes into the house, into the basement we see a close-up of her shoes and they've changed completely; different brand and type. When she discovers Michael in her house she runs into her yard, once out of the house the Nike Air shoes reappear See more »

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[first lines]
Jamie Lloyd: Oh god Michael, please don't hurt me.
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The film is dedicated in memory of Donald Pleasence. See more »

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Referenced in Board James: Dream Phone (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

20/20 Faith
Written by Damon Johnson, Steve Collier and Roman Glick
Performed by Brother Cane
Courtesy of Virgin Records of America, Inc.
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It Was A Really Good Film, It Could Have Been Better
11 July 2003 | by See all my reviews

This was a really interesting Halloween film. I wasnt to thrilled with the whole Thorn theory but it still makes for a good film. I liked getting to see Tommy Doyle back but sadly Donald Pleasance died right after shooting. The film had a really REALLY bad director who didnt give a flip about the series, from what I heard treated Donald bad, and wouldnt let Danielle Harris come back as Jamie. Its like he was just trying to bring down the film, but I still liked it. There were alot of cuts and music changes and if you're lucky you can get the Producers Cut which features over 40 min. of never before scenes. With those scenes it turns into a whole new movie. Check it out if you have the chance.


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