Halloween 1978 - Trailer
Genres: Horror, Thriller
Cast: Donald Pleasence, Jamie Lee Curtis, John Carpenter, P.J. Soles, Nancy Stephens, Nancy Kyes, Charles Cyphers, Tommy Lee Wallace, Tony Moran, Mickey Yablans, Jennifer Rhodes, Nick Castle, Arthur Malet, George O'Hanlon Jr., Darla Rae, Kyle Richards, Brian Andrews, Will Sandin, Sandy Johnson, David Kyle, Peter Griffith, Barry Bernardi, Gwen Van Dam, John Michael Graham, Brent Le Page, Adam Hollander, Robert Phalen
Director(s): John Carpenter
Fifteen years after murdering his sister on Halloween night 1963, Michael Myers escapes from a mental hospital and returns to the small town of Haddonfield to kill again.
Original Trailer for the first movie of "Halloween"
John Carpenter's HALLOWEEN premiered on October 25th, 1978.
A psychotic murderer institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets. via Bamban
Synopsis:The year is 1963, the night: Halloween. Police are called to 43 Lampkin Ln. only to discover that 15 year old Judith Myers has been stabbed to death, by her 6 year-old brother, Michael. After being institutionalized for 15 years, Myers breaks out on the night before Halloween. No one knows, nor wants to find out, what will happen on October 31st 1978 besides Myers' psychiatrist, Dr. Loomis. He knows Michael is coming back to Haddonfield, but by the time the town realizes it, it'll be too late for many people.
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