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Halloween Poster

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Movie Facts

Part of the: Halloween Collection

Status: Released

Runtime: 91

Budget: $300,000

Revenue: $70,000,000

Language: en

Webpage: Link

Release Info

  •  R

  • 1978-11-16

  • 1979-01-25

  • 1979-03-13

  • 1979-07-06

Plot Keywords

Alternative Titles

  • John Carpenter's Halloween
  • The Babysitter Murders
  • La noche de Halloween
  • Maskernes Nat
Content Score: 100


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John Carpenter Director


Debra Hill Screenplay
John Carpenter Screenplay


Debra Hill Producer
Don Behrns Production Manager
Kool Marder Associate Producer
Irwin Yablans Executive Producer


Dean Cundey Director of Photography


Charles Bornstein Editor
Tommy Lee Wallace Editor


Tommy Lee Wallace Production Design
Craig Stearns Set Decoration

Costume & Make-Up

Erica Ulland Makeup Artist


William L. Stevenson Supervising Sound Editor
John Carpenter Original Music Composer


Conrad Rothmann Special Effects
James Winburn Stunts


Donald Pleasence as Dr. Sam Loomis
Jamie Lee Curtis as Laurie Strode
Nancy Kyes as Annie Brackett
P.J. Soles as Lynda van der Klok
Charles Cyphers as Sheriff Leigh Brackett
Kyle Richards as Lindsey Wallace
Brian Andrews as Tommy Doyle
John Michael Graham as Bob Simms
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
Tony Moran as Michael Myers
Will Sandin as Michael Myers (age 6)
Sandy Johnson as Judith Margaret Myers
David Kyle as Judith's Boyfriend
Peter Griffith as Morgan Strode
Nick Castle as The Shape
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)