The original 1978, John Carpenter directed 'Halloween' is probably my favourite horror film of all time. It is the yearly Halloween tradition that I have yet to break and never plan to. The iconic piano and synth, suburban flair and excess usage of pumpkins. The embodiment of evil personified as Michael Myers, a person in … Continue reading ‘Halloween Ends’ Is The Iconic, Campy and Unconventional Finale That I Loved To Bits.
They don't make them like they used to, Halloween movies I mean. Not horror movies or thrillers, I mean movies centred around Halloween. Of course, we have the affairs of Jamie Lee Curtis going head to head with Michael Myers but it's not really a family-friendly event is it? As a child who grew up … Continue reading ‘Hocus Pocus 2’ Is Pure, Old-Fashioned Halloween Mischief.
It is Tuesday, October 31st, 1978. As Halloween night bounds the small town of Haddonfield with tragedy, Michael Myers lurks the empty suburban streets to find his way back to his childhood home. Despite the carved pumpkins and ghoulish costumes, nothing sends a chill down Haddonfield's spine like the news of the babysitter murders that … Continue reading ‘Halloween Kills’: A Story Of Rage, Violence and Legacy.
Happy Halloween! It is October 31st 2020, by now we were supposed to have seen the new Halloween II titled Halloween Kills. Something happened and now we won't be getting it till October 15th, 2021. Fortunately though, this incredibly complicated franchise has multiple Halloween II's but this year I wanted to focus on the original … Continue reading The Original Yet Underrated ‘Halloween II’
If there's one thing you can praise Disney Channel for, it's giving us great Halloween movies. From the 'Halloweentown' movies to the iconic 'Twitches', Disney Channel made sure we got in the spirit every year. However, today we're going down memory lane for a movie which is probably locked deep in your brain. A movie … Continue reading The Halloween Disney Channel Movie Everyone Forgot.
Zombieland: Double Tap is once again directed by Ruben Fleischer and it is the long-awaited sequel to 2009's Zombieland. Ten Years have passed and it's become very apparent that they're all starting to get a bit tired of seeing each other everywhere, namely Little Rock who runs away with a hippie while a new herd … Continue reading Zombieland: Double Tap – Movie Review!
Almost 41 years ago in 1978, Michael Myers terrorized the streets of Haddonfield chasing for innocent babysitter Laurie Strode. After a terrifying match with the killer, she escaped alive and he was arrested. Last year, he escaped and went on a revenge murder spree hunting for Strode, luckily she was prepared. After a long generational … Continue reading Michael Myers and Laurie Strode are not done yet!
Halloween (2018) is the direct sequel to the 1978 classic with the same name and it's directed by David Gordon Green. This movie takes place forty years after the events of the first movie, and while Michael Myers has been locked up, Laurie Strode has been preparing for the day he comes back home. We … Continue reading Halloween (2018) – Movie Review!
Halloween is directed and scored by John Carpenter and essentially tells the story of good vs evil. In this case, Michael Myers is the evil unstoppable killer and the good is Laurie Strode, a shy teen girl who follows the rules. When he was six years old Micheal Myers murdered his sister and was … Continue reading Halloween (1978) – Movie Review!
It's that time of year again, SPOOKY SEASON and while I do love it, Halloween is a complicated holiday when it comes to watching movies with the family. Either the kids are too young, someone's a scaredy cat or someone just doesn't like horror. This list will hopefully solve all your problems. Most times you … Continue reading Halloween Movies for the Family!