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Halloween: Resurrection (2002)

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

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12 July 2002 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$12,292,121, 14 July 2002, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$30,354,442

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$37,664,855
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Trivia

Michael Myers is not given credit for any of the murders that occur in Halloweens' 4, 5, or 6. A sanitarium resident even notes that Myers was not heard from for the twenty years between the events that occur in Halloween II (1981) and Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (1998). See more »

Goofs

(at around 1h 20 mins) The position of Freddie Harris' hair when he is sitting on the floor in the final fight scene with Michael Myers. See more »

Quotes

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

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Follows Halloween 5 (1989) See more »

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Written by Roger Gisborne and Mitchell Sigman
Performed by Serotonin
From the Album "Escape From The Everyday"
Courtesy of TSR Records, Inc.
Published by Van Gogh's Ear Music (BMI), Tez808 Music (BMI), Chrome Machine Music (BMI)
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Halloween 8 misses the mark big time
11 January 2006 | by See all my reviews

Halloween 8 Resurrection should really entitled Halloween 8 destruction of a franchise or how to kill a franchise in 90 minutes. Halloween 8 is an awful movie that is devoided of any orginality or redeeming qualties (Trya Banks is smoking hot, but is little more than an extra with a line or two). Halloween 8 spits on everything that previous movies have worked hard to preserve since John Carpenters genre inventing original, the worst Halloween 8 actually think's it has the goods.

H8 had an impressive budget (due to the healthy box office of the last film) but squanders it on actors that add nothing to the movie but prolong their own dismial carrers. Busta Rhymes actually proves a good leading man until becoming undone by his own ego, most of the other actors have tongue firmly pressed in their check and most phone it in. Jamie Lee Curtis deserves special mention as she almost displays hate for her iconic cult character and cant wait to put to the whole franchise in the past.

As a fan of the franchise the biggest problem I had was an arrogance to acknowledge previous movies in the series and tries to forge it's own path that leaves Michael Myers holding his dick in his hand. Halloween 8 Resurrection come across as a scream hybrid that wont satisfy casual fans or die hards and as the final reel fades out everyone will be thinking "That would never happen".


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