Halloween

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Overview

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.

Movie Data

Facts

Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 31m

Budget $300,000.00

Revenue $70,000,000.00

Homepage http://www.theofficialjohncarpenter.com/halloween/

Release Information

  • October 25, 1978
    R, Theatrical

Genres

Keywords

Cast 25

  1. Donald Pleasence

    Donald Pleasence
    Dr. Sam Loomis

  2. Jamie Lee Curtis

    Jamie Lee Curtis
    Laurie Strode

  3. P.J. Soles

    P.J. Soles
    Lynda van der Klok

  4. Nancy Kyes

    Nancy Kyes
    Annie Brackett

  5. Nick Castle

    Nick Castle
    The Shape

  6. TM

    Tony Moran
    Michael Myers

  7. WS

    Will Sandin
    Michael Myers (age 6)

  8. Charles Cyphers

    Charles Cyphers
    Sheriff Leigh Brackett

  9. Kyle Richards

    Kyle Richards
    Lindsey Wallace

  10. BA

    Brian Andrews
    Tommy Doyle

  11. JM
  12. SJ

    Sandy Johnson
    Judith Margaret Myers

  13. NS

    Nancy Stephens
    Marion Chambers

  14. Arthur Malet

    Arthur Malet
    Graveyard Keeper

  15. MY
  16. BL

    Brent Le Page
    Lonnie Elamb

  17. AH
  18. RP

    Robert Phalen
    Dr. Terence Wynn

  19. DK

    David Kyle
    Judith's Boyfriend

  20. PG

    Peter Griffith
    Morgan Strode

  21. BB

    Barry Bernardi
    Dead Mechanic (uncredited)

  22. John Carpenter

    John Carpenter
    Paul, Annie's Boyfriend (voice) (uncredited)

  23. GO

    George O'Hanlon Jr.
    Mr. Peter Myers (uncredited)

  24. DR

    Darla Rae
    Student (uncredited)

  25. Gwen Van Dam

    Gwen Van Dam
    Sanitarium Nurse (uncredited)

Crew 17

Art

  1. TL

    Tommy Lee Wallace
    Production Design

  2. CS

    Craig Stearns
    Set Decoration

Camera

  1. Dean Cundey

    Dean Cundey
    Director of Photography

Costume & Make-Up

  1. EU

    Erica Ulland
    Makeup Artist

Crew

  1. CR

    Conrad Rothmann
    Special Effects

  2. JW

Directing

  1. John Carpenter

    John Carpenter
    Director

Editing

  1. CB
  2. TL

Production

  1. DH

    Debra Hill
    Producer

  2. DB

    Don Behrns
    Production Manager

  3. KM

    Kool Marder
    Associate Producer

  4. IY

    Irwin Yablans
    Executive Producer

Sound

  1. WL

    William L. Stevenson
    Supervising Sound Editor

  2. John Carpenter

    John Carpenter
    Original Music Composer

Writing

  1. DH

    Debra Hill
    Screenplay

  2. John Carpenter

    John Carpenter
    Screenplay

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