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Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)

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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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Joe Chappelle

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Debra Hill (characters), John Carpenter (characters) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Donald Pleasence ... Dr. Loomis
Paul Rudd ... Tommy Doyle (as Paul Stephen Rudd)
Marianne Hagan ... Kara Strode
Mitchell Ryan ... Dr. Wynn
Kim Darby ... Debra Strode
Bradford English Bradford English ... John Strode
Keith Bogart ... Tim Strode
Mariah O'Brien ... Beth
Leo Geter ... Barry Simms
J.C. Brandy ... Jamie Lloyd
Devin Gardner Devin Gardner ... Danny Strode
Susan Swift ... Mary
George P. Wilbur ... The Shape
Janice Knickrehm Janice Knickrehm ... Mrs. Blankenship
Alan Echeverria Alan Echeverria ... Dr. Bonham
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Storyline

Six Year's after Michael Myer's last Massacre in Haddonfield. Jamie Lloyd has a Child but is then killed by Michael. Michael also is allies with The Cult of Thorn who protect him and gave him the Curse of Thorn which is the reason why Michael killed all his Family. The Strode Family also moved into the Myer's House and is Stalked by Michael. Sam Loomis and Tommy Doyle, Who was a Kid that Laurie Babysitted during Michaels first Rampage, and now are out to stop Michael and The Cult. Michael heads to kill Jamies Son and The Rest of Lauries Family, But Dr Loomis and Tommy plan to stop the curse and defeat The Cult and Stop Michael and Put an End to his Murderous Rampage, Once and For All.

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Taglines:

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

Genres:

Horror | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

Trancas International Films

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 September 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hall6ween See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,308,529, 1 October 1995, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$15,116,634
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (producer's cut) | (workprint)

Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The movie that Mrs. Blankenship is watching is The Phantom of the Opera (1925). See more »

Goofs

When Kara calls home, Beth answers a cordless phone, but the base station would not work without electricity. 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 »

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Soundtracks

Hung on a Rope
Written by Damon Johnson and Marti Frederiksen (as Marti Fredricksen)
Performed by Brother Cane
Courtesy of Virgin Records of America, Inc.
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Welcome to the Bottom of the Barrel of the Halloween Franchise!
1 July 2018 | by Gresh854See all my reviews

This is it! We've officially hit rock bottom with this franchise! Not only does Halloween: The Curse Of Michael Myers feature cheap jump scares, but it also features even more cheap jump scares, followed by even more cheap jump scares! Okay, but in all seriousness, this film truly was atrocious. It's quite disappointing considering the beginning of this film was actually somewhat interesting. I'll admit it, I was hooked! I had hope! Unfortunately though, what followed was an abundance of muddled plot holes, an uninspiring storyline, and predictability at an all-time high. Funny enough, some of Michael Myers's kills were hilariously absurd. There was also a handful of hysterically bad moments in terms of character decisions that certainly had me laughing. The film additionally feels highly unfocused in the predicaments it presents which can majorly create confusion among viewers like myself. Overall, the film's attempts at being horrifying usually comes off as comical, and it's strive to revitalize an already dying franchise feels substantially inconsiderate. (Verdict: D)


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