Regent Cinema: A Halloween Screening Of Halloween
John Carpenter's original horror, remastered and back on the big screen
Halloween, 1963. A young boy called Michael Myers stabs his sister to death. 15 years later he escapes the mental hospital and returns to his home town to wreak havoc. This cinema classic, digitally restored and remastered by the original cinematographer, features an exclusive extended interview and retrospective with filmmaker John Carpenter. A legend of filmmaking, having created such movies as The Thing, Big Trouble In Little China, Escape From New York and Assault On Precinct 13 – John Carpenter is undoubtedly one of the world's foremost horror directors, and this film is perfect for a spooky evening in the cinema. Certificate: 18.
"Halloween is an absolutely merciless thriller, a movie so violent and scary that, yes, I would compare it to Psycho."