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Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)

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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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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Horror | Thriller

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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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Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,308,529 (USA) (1 October 1995)

Gross:

$15,116,634 (USA)
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Trivia

When Jamie called for help she originally said "They are after me and my baby" . The line was truncated but provides a viable explanation as to how Tommy knew about the existence of a baby. When Tommy discovers the trail of blood at the bus station he immediately makes the connection and realizes whose child is the baby. See more »

Goofs

When he is on the phone with Barry Simms, Tommy manages to hold the phone in his right hand and, at the same, time type with the same hand. See more »

Quotes

[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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Written by i found god
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Produced by Michael Ciravolo
Creative Entertainment Music BMI / i found god BMI
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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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