Halloween: Resurrection (2002)

R  |   |  Comedy, Horror, Thriller  |  12 July 2002 (USA)
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Three years after he last terrorized his sister, Michael Myers confronts her again, before traveling to Haddonfield to deal with the cast and crew of a reality show which is being broadcast from his old home.



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Serial Killer Michael Myers is not finished with Laurie Strode, and their rivalry finally comes to an end. But is this the last we see of Myers? Freddie Harris and Nora Winston are reality programmers at DangerTainment, and are planning to send a group of 6 thrill-seeking teenagers into the childhood home of Myers. Cameras are placed all over the house and no one can get out of the house... and then Michael arrives home! Written by simon

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Brother vs Sister... for one last time! See more »

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence, language, some sexuality and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

12 July 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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Box Office


$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$12,292,121 (USA) (12 July 2002)


$212,443 (Brazil) (18 July 2003)

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Did You Know?


First film in the series no reference to Dr. Loomis. See more »


It's mentioned in this movie that Michael Myers lived under his house for 20 years, contradicting everything that happened in Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers, Halloween 5, and Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers; however, Halloween H20: 20 Years Later worked on a continuity where the later sequels were ignored, continuing instead from the end of Halloween II. This means, that in this continuity, Michael Myers could have been living under his house for two decades. See more »


[first lines]
Laurie Strode: You've heard of the tunnel. The one we all go through sooner or later. At the end, there's a door. And waiting for you on the other side of that door is either Heaven or Hell. This that door.
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Crazy Credits

Katee Sackhoff's name is misspelled in the opening credits--the "k" is left out. See more »


References Survivor (2000) See more »


Spark The Sound
Written by Aaron Dysart
Performed by Eastern Dub Tactik
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Whats next?...Halloween:The Resurrection H20
24 February 2003 | by (U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

There are just some times when a good movie franchise is abused and milked for all it's worth. The first of the series is great and sets the mark ,the 2 occasionally 3 sequels that follow are mediocre and anything after that is just trying to make money of an audience that has no other place to spend their money. I, unfortuantely was a member of that audience, as I paid money to watch HALLOWEEN: RESURRECTION, the 8th installment of the once classic HALLOWEEN franchise.

I don't even no where to start; bad cast, bad acting, boring death scenes (not to sound wierd, but why else do you go see a movie like this), need I go on.

If you noticed that this movie is mostly made up of celebrities, it is no mistake. This is all the movie has going for it, and yet it fails in that department. The biggest mistake a horror movie can make is when it spends most of its time setting up the big death scenes and then knocks off its characters one right after another. That is exactly what happens in RESSURECTION. Every character w/the exception of 2 die in a consecutive chain that takes up about 20 minutes of the movie and the other hour is spent trying to gather of what little plot exists.

The horror doesn't stop there. This HALLOWEEN installment doesn't have the style that made the first two so good. With the exception of a somewhat unexpected opening, the movie is poorly put together.

Clearly an attempt to make some fast cash off a dying series, HALLOWEEN: RESURRECTION hopefully is the last time Micheal Myers takes the screen. Yet, I am sure there will find some way to bring back the masked killer. There always is a chance that the executives in charge of this franchise will make a good decision and hang up the white mask and throw away the knife. HALLOWEEN: RESURRECTION rates as just a 2/10.

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