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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... See full summary »

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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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Taglines:

Six times the terror... Six times the fear... Six times the thrills... See more »

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Horror | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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29 September 1995 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$15,126,948 (USA)
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Trivia

Screenwriter Rand Ravich did some uncredited work on the film during reshoots. See more »

Goofs

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 »

Quotes

[first lines]
Jamie Lloyd: Oh god Michael, please don't hurt me.
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Crazy Credits

The film is dedicated in memory of Donald Pleasence. See more »

Connections

References Frankenstein (1931) See more »

Soundtracks

And Fools Shine On
Performed by Brother Cane
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Somewhat underrated.
6 October 1999 | by See all my reviews

This movie has its share of flaws: heavy doses of graphic gore, that almost degrade a series which began with a gore-less film, and moments that simply don't make sense - why does Myers kill his "collaborators" at the end? Still, I found the attempts to explain his origin mostly fascinating. It's the easiest, the laziest and the greediest thing to present a killer without a motive and to keep bringing him back for more sequels even though he should be dead. Why do people say that this series never contained supernatural elements? When Myers is shot six times in "Halloween" and nevertheless lives, was that "natural"? Script and direction were a bit muddled, but not TOO muddled: I've never seen "Halloween 5", yet the plot made sense to me, even if some details didn't. The classic music score has been unfortunately altered, but as a whole this sixth entry seems to be somewhat underrated - "Halloween II" is much more boring. Fair acting, too.


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