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Halloween: Resurrection (2002)

 -  Horror | Thriller  -  12 July 2002 (USA)
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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 ... See full summary »

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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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Michael Myers is back...and he's ready to clean house! See more »

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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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$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

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

The name of the psychology professor at Haddenfield University is Dr. Mixter. This was also the name of the doctor in Halloween II (1981) that treated Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis) and was killed by Michael Myers with a needle in the eye. See more »

Goofs

When Sara is riding up to the 2400 Court Motel to see Freddie, the entire city of Vancouver can be seen in the distance behind her. 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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References Jason X (2001) See more »

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Opening Night
Written by Haim Tzinovich (as Haim Zinowitch) & Tomer Biran (as Tommer Brian)
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By Arrangement with Ocean Park Music Group
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Halloween 8 misses the mark big time
11 January 2006 | by (Australia) – 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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