Director: John Carpenter Run Time: 91 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 1978
Starring: Charles Cyphers, Donald Pleasence, Jamie Lee Curtis, Nancy Kyes, P.J. Soles
Screenwriters: Debra Hill, John Carpenter
Producers: Debra Hill, John Carpenter
The original horror classic still startles 45 years after its release. The small town of Haddonfield is under attack from an escaped murderer stalking the alleys and sidewalks of the idyllic burg. Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis) is just a studious teenager, planning on spending her All Hallow’s Eve carving pumpkins with her babysitting charge. When the killer begins to hound her and her friends, she’s got to discover the family secrets that led to this bloody rampage and escape his evil wrath. Also starring Donald Pleasance as Dr. Loomis, P.J. Soles, and Real Housewife of Beverly Hills Kyle Richards. Spend your Samhain with Vidiots and John Carpenter with the slasher that started it all!