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Laurie Strode confronts her long-time foe Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jamie Lee Curtis ... Laurie Strode
Judy Greer ... Karen
Andi Matichak ... Allyson
James Jude Courtney ... The Shape
Nick Castle ... The Shape
Haluk Bilginer ... Dr. Sartain
Will Patton ... Officer Hawkins
Rhian Rees ... Dana Haines
Jefferson Hall ... Aaron Korey
Toby Huss ... Ray
Virginia Gardner ... Vicky
Dylan Arnold ... Cameron Elam
Miles Robbins ... Dave
Drew Scheid ... Oscar
Jibrail Nantambu ... Julian
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Storyline

Laurie Strode confronts her long-time foe Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago.

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Genres:

Horror | Thriller

Certificate:

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Parents Guide:

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Details

Official Sites:

Official Site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 November 2018 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Cadilar Bayrami See more »

Filming Locations:

Charleston, South Carolina, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$76,221,545, 21 October 2018, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$158,096,140, 15 November 2018
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The third sequel in the original series to ignore a previous timeline from the franchise: Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (1998) and Halloween: Resurrection (2002) both ignored the timeline established in parts 4,5 and 6. This film goes one step further by also ignoring Halloween II (1981). See more »

Goofs

When Sheriff Hawkins enter the house on the domestic disturbance call, he yells out "Haddonfield Sheriff's Department". The patch on his jacket says "Warren County Sheriff". Haddonfield is an incorporated municipality and would not have a county sheriff patrolling but rather a police chief, as sheriffs are county level law enforcement and the municipal police would be the Haddonfield Police Dept. See more »

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Laurie Strode: Michael Myers killed 5 people. And he's a human being, we need to understand. I'm twice divorced, and I'm a basket case.
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User Reviews

 
Great horror movie, great sequel!
26 October 2018 | by Larsii90See all my reviews

Wow - I was really surprised by this one! The trailer was already great, and Halloween does not disappoint! 40(!) years later, and after so many genuinly great horror movies before it it still manages to scare and thrill me.

Seeing Jamie Lee back in such an iconic role in a sequel that's actually great is magical. This film proves that Laurie Strode is as important as Michael is for its success, and I loved every minute of it.

It had all the great stuff from the first Halloween, but also fit well into 2018 and its horror film standards. Good scares, it often kept me at the edge of my seat and I laughed at the right places.

Best horror film I have seen in a long time. It is coming from a true Halloween fan, but I recommend it to everyone who just wants to have a good time watching a horror flick!

I dont give it 10/10 simply because it did have a few clishé scenes that I think the writers should have been more creative with and some plot points that didn't really go anywhere.


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