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October 25 1978

By Patrick Van Roy On October 25th, 2020

Moviegoers in Kansas City, Missouri, attend the premiere of John Carpenter’s low-budget horror film, titled appropriately enough for the season, ‘Halloween.’ Those expecting a cheesy gore fest are instead treated to a masterful take on the genre, and some of the best scares since ‘Psycho.’

One Response to “October 25 1978”

  1. Indeed a Classic of the ‘hack and slash’ genre.
    John Carpenter’s music is one the best movie soundtracks ever.