Halloween (1978)

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In John Carpenter's horror classic, 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.

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Kickass Score: 7.4/10 from 1036 votes
Release Date: 1978-10-25
Status: Released
Run time: 91 min / 1:31
Production Studio : Compass International Pictures, Falcon International Productions
Production Country: United States of America

Halloween Casts

Donald Pleasence
as Dr. Sam Loomis
Jamie Lee Curtis
as Laurie Strode
P.J. Soles
as Lynda van der Klok
Nancy Kyes
as Annie Brackett
Nick Castle
as The Shape
Tony Moran
as Michael Myers
Will Sandin
as Michael Myers (age 6)
Charles Cyphers
as Sheriff Leigh Brackett
Kyle Richards
as Lindsey Wallace
Brian Andrews
as Tommy Doyle
John Michael Graham
as Bob Simms
Sandy Johnson
as Judith Margaret Myers
Nancy Stephens
as Marion Chambers
Arthur Malet
as Graveyard Keeper
Mickey Yablans
as Richie
Brent Le Page
as Lonnie Elamb
Adam Hollander
as Keith
Robert Phalen
as Dr. Terence Wynn
David Kyle
as Judith's Boyfriend
Peter Griffith
as Morgan Strode
Barry Bernardi
as Dead Mechanic (uncredited)
John Carpenter
as Paul, Annie's Boyfriend (voice) (uncredited)
George O'Hanlon Jr.
as Mr. Peter Myers (uncredited)
Darla Rae
as Student (uncredited)
Gwen Van Dam
as Sanitarium Nurse (uncredited)

Halloween Crew

Camera Dean Cundey Director of Photography
Writing Debra Hill Screenplay
Production Debra Hill Producer
Writing John Carpenter Screenplay
Directing John Carpenter Director
Sound John Carpenter Original Music Composer
Editing Charles Bornstein Editor
Editing Tommy Lee Wallace Editor
Art Tommy Lee Wallace Production Design
Art Craig Stearns Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Erica Ulland Makeup Artist
Production Don Behrns Production Manager
Sound William L. Stevenson Supervising Sound Editor
Crew Conrad Rothmann Special Effects
Crew James Winburn Stunts
Production Irwin Yablans Executive Producer
Production Kool Marder Associate Producer