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Halloween (2018)

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Laurie Strode confronts her long-time foe Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago.

Director:

David Gordon Green

Writers:

John Carpenter (based on characters created by), Debra Hill (based on characters created by) | 3 more credits »
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3 wins & 24 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jamie Lee Curtis ... Laurie Strode
Judy Greer ... Karen
Andi Matichak ... Allyson
James Jude Courtney ... The Shape
Nick Castle ... The Shape
Haluk Bilginer ... Dr. Sartain
Will Patton ... Officer Hawkins
Rhian Rees ... Dana Haines
Jefferson Hall ... Aaron Korey
Toby Huss ... Ray
Virginia Gardner ... Vicky
Dylan Arnold ... Cameron Elam
Miles Robbins ... Dave
Drew Scheid ... Oscar
Jibrail Nantambu ... Julian
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Storyline

Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her iconic role as Laurie Strode, who comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers (Nick Castle and James Jude Courtney), the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago.

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Taglines:

40 Years Later, Evil Returns Home See more »

Genres:

Horror | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for horror violence and bloody images, language, brief drug use and nudity | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Initial promotional photos for the film displayed Jamie Lee Curtis with the same short haircut she had worn in previous roles, including Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (1998); in the finished film, she has long hair as Laurie had in the original Halloween (1978). See more »

Goofs

How did Dana and Aaron get Michael's original mask for an interview with him? It was confiscated, presumably when he was arrested, and would be forever locked up in an evidence locker so that two reporters wouldn't be able to simply grab it. This would be the real-life equivalent of trying to get John Wayne Gacy's Clown costume from the evidence locker for whatever reason. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Dr. Sartain: You're not cold or anything, are you? Everything all right? Are you taking any medication?
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Crazy Credits

The opening and closing credits is stylized after the original 1978 version. See more »

Connections

Follows Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988) See more »

Soundtracks

Burn This City
Written by Danielle Parente and Julian Pollack
Performed by Danielle Parente
Courtesy of GRAVELPIT MUSIC
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User Reviews

 
Suffering from a serious case of earlyseeitis
19 October 2018 | by jjdauseySee all my reviews

The movie geeks who saw this early have been overpraising this to the skies. What i saw was an adequate revival with Jamie Lee doing her best with a totally unbelievable, over the top survivalist version of Laurie Strode, sequences taken whole cloth from the original and the myriad sequels, and strange moments of comedy that belonged in another movie and created weird tone issues. I might be alone in this but H20 was a far superior Laurie vs Michael rematch.


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Country:

USA | UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 October 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Halloween See more »

Filming Locations:

Charleston, South Carolina, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$76,221,545, 21 October 2018

Gross USA:

$159,342,015

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$255,485,178
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | Dolby Atmos | DTS (DTS: X)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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