John Carpenter

Torino Film Festival Mixes Militant Cinema With More Mainstream Movies

Italy’s Torino Film Festival, the pre-eminent event for young directors and indie cinema — now being revamped after going virtual due to the pandemic — will somewhat symbolically…

David Chute, Longtime Film Critic and Writer, Dies at 71

David Chute, a longtime film critic and writer who tirelessly championed Hong Kong films in the U.S., died Nov. 8 in Los Angeles. His daughter, Nora Chute, confirmed…

16 Best Sci-Fi Movies of All Time, Ranked

Science fiction is a notoriously diverse genre harboring some of the most dedicated support bases in all of fandom. With that in mind, it is impossible to please…

Halloween Ends Will Be an Intimate Coming-of-Age Story

Halloween Kills director David Gordon Green has described the upcoming finale, Halloween Ends, as “a much more intimate movie,” that will differ greatly from the previous two installments.…

Halloween Ends: Release Date, Cast, Plot, and Everything Else We Know

Halloween opened to a warm reception by critics and viewers, going on to gross more than $159 million at the U.S. box office. It was quickly announced that…

Halloween II Turns 40: How Michael Myers Lost His Scares and Gained His Slash

John Carpenter’s Halloween was one of those movies that, in retrospect, fell into a surprisingly common category in the late 1970s and early 1980s. It had a ridiculously…

Revisiting Halloween 1978: A Look Back at John Carpenter’s Mostly Slash-Free Masterpiece

John Carpenter’s Halloween is a movie that is often cited as the birth of the slasher movie, but if you step back and break down the classic 1978…

Michael Myers’ Burned Face Revealed in Halloween Kills Behind-the-Scenes Photos

After releasing in theaters and on Peacock this month, the new slasher sequel Halloween Kills has been dominating the box office. Fans have been turning out in droves…

Can There Be a Michael Myers Without Laurie Strode? Jamie Lee Curtis Answers

“Halloween” has been a staple of the spookiest season ever since John Carpenter unleashed the unrelenting monster Michael Myers on an unsuspecting suburban town in 1978. The man…

Halloween Kills Blu-ray Includes an Extended Cut with an Alternate Ending

Director David Gordon Green is back with another trip to Haddonfield as Michael Myers goes on another bloody, murder rampage. Halloween Kills is the sequel to the 2018…

Box Office: ‘Halloween Kills’ Slays With $4.9 Million in Thursday Previews; ‘The Last Duel’ Stumbles With $350K

“Halloween Kills” slashed its way to $4.9 million in Thursday previews. The Universal Pictures and Blumhouse Productions horror flick is the latest blood-soaked installment in the long-running “Halloween”…

Anthony Michael Hall Talks Halloween Kills and His Showdown with Michael Myers [Exclusive]

Tommy Doyle swings a big bat in Halloween Kills, determined to capture and kill infamous Haddonfield boogeyman Michael Myers. Anthony Michael Hall steps into the iconic role of…