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The Complete Collection ' ". Clover argue that despite the violence against women, Halloween and other slasher films turned women into heroines. The Revenge of Michael Myers Season of the Witch the pseudo-sequel that did not feature the Michael Myers storyline.

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There are slasher films that predated Halloween , such as Silent Night, Bloody Night , The Texas Chain Saw Massacre and Black Christmas which contained prominent elements of the slasher genre; both involving a group of teenagers being murdered by a stranger as well having the final girl trope. Laurie Strode struggles to come to terms with her brother Michael's deadly return to Haddonfield, Illinois; meanwhile, Michael prepares for another reunion with his sister.

The house was originally built in the s and it was bought by Donald Myers and Edith Myers in , not long after they got married. Associated Press. One, Carpenter told me the story verbally and in a suspenseful way, almost frame for frame.

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Film, Horror, and the Body Fantastic. Fifteen years after murdering his sister on Halloween night , Michael Myers escapes from a mental hospital and returns to the small town of Haddonfield, Illinois to kill again.

Director John Carpenter originally intended to call his movie The Babysitter Murders , but producer Irwin Yablans suggested that the story may be more significant if it were based around a specific holiday, so the title was changed to Halloween.

Halloween II While Sheriff Brackett and Dr. After escaping a sanitarium, he returns home to the sleepy town of Haddonfield, Illinois while being pursued by his psychiatrist Samuel Loomis.

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Pauline Kael wrote a scathing review in The New Yorker suggesting that "Carpenter doesn't seem to have had any life outside the movies: Library of Congress.

Season of the Witch , the plot of which is unrelated to the other films in the series due to the absence of Michael Myers. Image courtesy of Universal Pictures and Google Maps. Was this review helpful to you? On Halloween , Dr.

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