Brand New Michael Myers Funko Toy Available Now from Spirit Halloween; Includes the Myers House!

Halloween may be over but let’s not forget that Spirit Halloween is a year-round business. And to remind us of that fact, they’ve just debuted a brand new horror product this afternoon. Available now in Spirit Halloween’s online shop is a Spirt Exclusive Michael Myers toy from Funko, which includes both “The Shape” and the […]

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Michael Myers Slashes into AMC FearFest With ‘Halloween’ Franchise Marathon All Halloween Weekend!

The great thing about Halloween falling on a Sunday is that the weekend becomes Halloween Weekend, and we expect most of you reading this right now will be watching horror movies all weekend long. For starters, Freddy Krueger is taking over SYFY for a Halloween Eve marathon of the Elm Street franchise, but what’s going […]

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What’s Next for the Halloween Franchise? [Halloweenies Podcast]

The Halloweenies are still in Haddonfield, Illinois, where the mobs are mean, the streets aren’t clean, and the system is completely broken, to borrow from one angry Laurie Strode. It’s been a long night of trick or treating for the guys, which is why they’ve now assembled at 45 Lampkin Lane, aka the Myers House, […]

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How the ‘Halloween’ Young Adult Novels from the ’90s Surprisingly Parallel the Current Films

I have a deep love of horror novelizations and tie-ins. I’ve written about them several times. Anything that expands the story beyond the films, even for a franchise as largely simplistic as Halloween or Friday the 13th, I’m there. That love started in a very specific place, when I walked into Mr. Paperback with my dad in 1998 and […]

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‘Halloween Kills’: Watch the Winner of the “Face the Shape” Contest Get Brutally Murdered by Michael Myers! [Video]

Earlier this month we told you about the #FaceTheShapeContest, which had die-hard Michael Myers fans from across the country submit videos of themselves on TikTok and Instagram explaining why they are the franchise’s biggest fan, while also providing their best horror scream. “Similar to Dr. Loomis, Murtha became obsessed with Myers,” says the press release […]

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‘Halloween Kills’ Is Either a Camp Classic or the Worst of the Franchise [Halloweenies Podcast]

“Evil dies tonight.” Indeed it does. The Halloweenies have returned to the streets of Haddonfield, Illinois, where the heat is on, and not in a Glenn Frey sort of way. No, there is rage in the air, fuming from the souls of this Midwestern town who have just been notified of Michael Myers’ Halloween homecoming. […]

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Michael Kills: AMC FearFest is Hosting an All-Day ‘Halloween’ Franchise Marathon Today

With Halloween Kills now playing in theaters and now streaming on Peacock, AMC FearFest is celebrating the occasion with an all-day marathon of the Halloween movies. It’s 9am EST on Friday, October 15 at the time of writing this article, and the marathon is currently underway with a showing of one of the franchise’s most […]

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[Interview] Malek Akkad Talks With Bloody Disgusting About ‘Halloween Kills’ and the Future of Michael Myers

This Friday, October 15th, horror fans will finally be able to lay their eyes on Halloween Kills, the twelfth installment in the forty-three year old franchise and the direct follow-up to 2018’s series reboot Halloween. Delayed from its original October 2020 release by the coronavirus pandemic, this sequel finds director David Gordon Green once again […]

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Chucky Meets Michael Myers in Killer Cross-Promotion for ‘Child’s Play’ Series and ‘Halloween Kills’ [Video]

This week is a huge week for franchise horror, with Don Mancini’s “Chucky” series premiering on SYFY & USA last night and Halloween Kills headed to theaters and Peacock on Friday. Yes, both Chucky and Michael Myers are back in the very same week, and since they’re both Universal properties, well, that means the two […]

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[Review] ‘Halloween Kills’ Carves Up a Gruesome Old School Slasher… for Better and Worse

Halloween Kills picks up where 2018’s Halloween ends, with three generations of Strode women leaving a hard-fought battle, battered and exhausted. Of course, the fight isn’t over; firefighters unwittingly let loose the boogeyman in their attempts to put out the blazing fire at the Strode household. Michael Myers resumes his rampage across Haddonfield, now angrier than ever before. Halloween […]

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How Rob Zombie’s ‘Halloween II’ Paved the Way for a New Kind of Horror

Filmmakers have been using horror as a tool to explore serious issues since the very dawn of cinema. Unfortunately, while we’ve been treated to award-winning hits like The Exorcist and The Silence of the Lambs, many of the more experimental horror flicks of the past were doomed to become critical and box-office flops, only being […]

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Official ‘Halloween Kills’ Michael Myers Mask Now Available from Trick or Treat Studios!

While you wait for Halloween Kills, which hopefully won’t be delayed any further(!), you can now pre-order an officially licensed replica Michael Myers mask based on the movie. Available for pre-order now from Trick or Treat Studios, “this mask comes directly from the movie master and is an exact replica of the mask worn by […]

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