Since its debut on movie screens forty-one years ago, Halloween still holds its place as a horror masterpiece. In 2006, it was selected by the Library of Congress to be preserved in the U.S. National Film Registry for its cultural significance. This year’s release is a restored and remastered digital print, created under the supervision of the world-renowned cinematographer, Dean Cundey.
Original release date: October 25, 1978
Running Time: 92 minutes
Director: John Carpenter
Producers: Moustapha Akkad, Irwin Yablans, Joseph Wolf
Writers: John Carpenter, Debra Hill
Starring: Donald Pleasence, Jamie Lee Curtis, Charles Cyphers, P.J. Soles, Nancy Loomis, Kyle Richards, Brian Andrews, John Michael Graham, Nick Castle