Halloween was subsequently novelized in 1979 by curtis richards. Unlike the irritating version from the last movie, this version of love hurts. Find out where halloween 1978 is streaming, if halloween 1978 is on netflix, and get news and updates, on decider. Halloween 4k rerelease trailer 1978 jamie lee curtis horror movie. He is not well known and he is driven by pure evil. Fifteen years after murdering his sister on halloween night 1963, michael myers. It is also known as directors cut but frankly, i find that name a little confusing since both the us theatrical version and the extended cut are versions edited by romero himself. As in his previous movies curse words were uttered every second and some of his ideas probably disappointed fans of the original. He returns to his quiet hometown of haddonfield, illinois, where he looks for his next victims. Extended edition on dvd 01195996 from starz anchor bay. The full original motion picture soundtrack of my favorite horror movie of all time, halloween. First they told us what had to go, which was everything, and i wrote them back, telling them this was ridiculous, debra hill said in a 1981 interview. Is there a way this can be uploaded to a different site this takes literally forever to download for free i really want this but not worth leaving my device running all day long and night for it to stop at 1.
The films primarily focuses on serial killer michael myers who was committed to a sanitarium as a child for the murder of his sister, judith myers. The original 91minute version is the most widely known and seen. It also has extended versions of interviews featured in the documentary and much more. Full frame presentation reformatted to fit 4x3 tvs.
Mr and bride of boogedy dvd 1986 1987 kristy swanson richard masur. If you think a video is in an inappropriate topic, report it to us. A modified television version released in 1980 that aired on nbc runs for 104 minutes and features reshoot scenes not included in the initial 1978 cut. Halloween is an american horror franchise that consists of eleven films, as well as novels, comic books, merchandise, and a video game. Comparison of the theatrical version and the longer american tv version, featured on the anchor bay dvd. The night he came homethe trick is to stay alive halloween tagline. No one knows, nor wants to find out, what will happen on october 31st 1978 besides myers psychiatrist, dr.
Fifteen years later, he escapes to stalk and kill the people of the fictional town of haddonfield, illinois. Halloween 1978 extra scenes from tv version hd youtube. Loomis shoots michael myers in the end, you can only hear the gun shots from outside the house, while in the theatrical version. Soles the r movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 31 min, and received a score of 81 out of 100 on. Halloween extended edition dvd is a terrific way to view the seminal halloween 1978 movie classic with some terrific alternate scenes that were commissioned by nbc and shot by carpenter and his crew for their tv audience. Halloween night 1963, little michael meyers murders his older sister. John carpenter directed the film, which stars donald pleasence as. Despite the length difference of 12 minutes, the differences between the us theatrical version and the extended. Under the bloodred lettering of the credits, a halloween pumpkin lit by a candle within smiled or leered and pulsated with light, accompanied by the instantlyrecognizable, erratic, oftrepeated musical score also by writerdirector john carpenter heard in the. Halloween horror movies jackos horrors of halloween. Find and watch all the latest videos about halloween 1978 film on dailymotion. The new followup to john carpenters 1978 slasher classic is a curious. Watch your favorite free movies online on watch4hd.
Joblo movie trailers covers all the latest movie trailers, tv spots. Halloween is a 1978 american independent slasher, suspense classic film set in the fictional suburban midwestern town of haddonfield, illinois, on halloween. Halloween night, michael has come home to murder again. Altogether 4 chapters of the tv version were shot after the original shooting had ended. Loomis shoots michael myers in the end, you can only hear the gun shots from outside the house, while in the theatrical version you can see how he shoots him. The plot tells about a mental patient who was committed to a sanitarium for murdering his teenage sister on halloween night when he was six years old. Halloween ii 1981 the best movies in cinematic history. The original draft of the screenplay was titled the babysitter murders. In conclusion, if you want the best overall 1978 halloween package, go with the 2003. In 2007, writerdirector rob zombie made a remake of the 1978 film. The film looks better now than when the movie first hit theaters in the seventies. Halloween extended edition halloween series wiki fandom. I told irwin i wanted final cut and my name above the title.
I actually just bought this version used at fye this summer for. Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats available. Collect some of the best halloween themed films when you shop with us. The music for the film written and performed by john carpenter is instead. Halloween is an american horror franchise that consists of eleven films, as well as novels. Staring jamie lee curtis, donald pleasence, nancy loomis and p. The story is perfectly simple, michael stalks and kills.
Halloween cast and crew including actors, directors, producers and more. Halloween movies are a must when you want a good scare. On a cold halloween night in 1963, six year old michael myers brutally murdered his 17yearold sister, judith. In addition to the known rratedtheatrical version, an unrated version was released simultaneously and is about 11 minutes longer. What are the differences between the theatrical cut and the extended cut.
Released october 25th, 1978, halloween stars donald pleasence, jamie lee curtis, nancy kyes, p. Halloween is based on a script by director john carpenter and screenwriter debra hill. Halloween is a 1978 american slasher film directed and scored by john carpenter, cowritten with producer debra hill, and starring donald pleasence and jamie lee curtis in her film debut. Hyde 1920 deleted video elviras haunted hills 2001. Having grown up in the country i could relate to the characters curiosity about the weird guy in town. Dailymotion does not manually select the videos appearing on the topics page, they are generated by an algorithm.
On august 2, 1998 anchor bay released on video two numbered special editions of halloween. A complete cut of john carpenters halloween 1978, with all television footage reintegrated, including a rare title, and with all theatrical footage having the dean. The latest halloween 1978 film videos on dailymotion. Halloween 40th anniversary 1978 original soundtrack. I want to also add that the movie has just a great overall feel from the soundtrack, to the way it was filmed. Your browser does not currently recognize any of the video formats. Click here to visit our frequently asked questions about html5. I dont have much to say about the sound clips, theyre taken from the film and arent very long. Halloween 4k rerelease trailer 1978 jamie lee curtis. Fandom apps take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. I recently found this title at kmart on a dvd with three other indie horror movies. Greens new movie sticks to that theme, and does it well, but the film only. Halloween 1978 original movie soundtrack deadbydawn93.
Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing halloween 1978 near you. The 1978 version of halloween is a classic in every sense of the word. Dominique is dead horror 1978 full movie by ephraim hinojosa. These scenes were shot simultaneously with halloween ii in 1981, and can be found in the laserdisc version of the original film. In its second half, the movie tells the plot of the original halloween, but without adding any new aspects. Fifteen years later, he escapes and returns to his. A playlist of horror movies that take place during halloween. Halloween made its television debut on nbc in 1980.
Extra scenes that were filmed for the 1981 nbc broadcast version,later included for an extended version on home video scene that i left out of this edit can be found here s. Admired and imitated for over 30 years, original masked monster michael myers remains one of the most terrifying creations in. The movie in 2007, rob zombie, who had already thrilled horror fans with two movies about the fireflies, took the horror classic halloween and reinterpreted it according to his vision. Michael myers is the perfect horror character as portrayed by carpenter. Halloween is a 1978 american independent slasher film set in the fictional suburban.
But on october 30, 1978, while being transferred for a court date, a 21yearold michael myers steals a car and escapes smiths grove. Jamie lee curtis, donald pleasence, nick castle, nancy kyles, p. That happened, by the way, during the shooting of halloween ii. Allhallowseve 1978, michael escapes from smiths grove sanitarium. After being institutionalized for 15 years, myers breaks out on the night before halloween. Halloween actually started as the babysitter murders, but it was changed when producer irwin yablans suggested setting the story on halloween. Carpenter went back and filmed a few extra scenes for the television version during the production of halloween ii. This sequel film opened in haddonfield, illinois, on halloween october 31, 1978, to the tune of mr. John carpenter, 91 minutes, 101 minutes extended version film plot summary. This john carpenters thriller forever changed the face of horror. Halloween 1978 the best movies in cinematic history.1434 1639 942 1120 1337 20 1563 1641 1267 717 1363 29 1282 386 525 711 1640 220 1359 1653 897 1416 1107 192 1295 1042 566 1614 1640 1355 764 504 518 584 601 360 667 820 1129 829 833 908