Originally, it was set to begin in late october 2017, but was delayed until january. Mar 23, 2020 it was a surprise to no one when it was announced just weeks after the films successful release that two additional followups would be filmed. Six years after the last halloween movie and seven since the last to continue the story of michael myers, the series is kickstarted, but with haddonfield, illinois moving from leafy pasadena to salt lake city, utah its ten years after the events of the first halloween and a pair of unwary paramedics are charged with transporting a highly dangerous prisonerpatient from. Halloween was filmed in 20 days in the spring of 1978 in south pasadena, california and the sierra madre, california cemetery. An abandoned house owned by a church stood in as the myers house. Sierra madre blvd, in the small town of sierra madre, ca northeast of pasadena. Fifteen years after murdering his sister on halloween night 1963, michael myers escapes from a mental hospital and returns to the small town of haddonfield, illinois to kill again. Sam loomis, jamie lee curtis as laurie strode, and nick castle, tony moran and tommy lee wallace. Jamie lee curtis made her movie debut in the thriller, halloween. Halloween ii is a 1981 american horror film directed by rick rosenthal in his directorial debut, written and produced by john carpenter and debra hill, and starring jamie lee curtis and donald pleasence who reprise their respective roles as laurie strode and dr. Additional pictures from reel to reel movie locations. Filming locations 16 filming dates 2 production dates 1 filming locations. Halloween was filmed in 21 days in the spring of 1978 primarily in south pasadena, california.
Loomis who is standing in front of the hardware store. Both movies will take place in the new halloween continuity. Halloween was filmed in 21 days in the spring of 1978 in south pasadena, california and sierra madre, california cemetery. Halloween 2018s debut weekend was the biggest ever boxoffice opening for a horror film, which brought the core cast back to smalltown usa for a series of terrifying events. Nick castle, who played myers for most of the scenes in the original film, posted a photo of himself on twitter recording some breathing for the new release.
The film stars jamie lee curtis and nick castle reprising their roles as laurie strode and michael myers, with james jude courtney also portraying myers. Forty years after the original halloween was released, jamie lee curtis is back to outwit michael myers for the last time. Halloweentown is a real place visit where halloweentown. Halloween kills is an upcoming american slasher film directed by david gordon green and written by green, danny mcbride and scott teems. Halloween ii was a box office success, becoming the secondhighest grossing horror film of 1981 behind an american werewolf in london. Two homes on orange grove avenue in hollywood were used for the films climax. Halloween kills is currently shooting in north carolina and some of the first set photos have emerged that arent from the cast and crew.
This was the case for the bedroom closet door in the doyle house. Filming principal production began on january, 2018 in charleston, south carolina. Halloween filming locations 1978 john carpenter horror. Aug 30, 2019 the halloween franchise has packed its bags and moved future filming from charleston to wilmington, nc according to wect news. Filming locations include copperton, honeyville, midvale, ogden, salt lake city and stockton, ut. Halloween kills is shooting in wilmington, north carolina.
South pasadena high school, lyndon street, south pasadena haddonfield high. Here are the filming locations from halloween 1978. Haddonfield is located 150 miles from smiths grove sanitarium. Had a lot of fun revisiting these places again and im happy that i was able to film them this time around to share with all of you. Internationally, halloween ii was released throughout europe, but it was banned in west germany and iceland due to the graphic violence and nudity. Loomis hunt for michael myers, a traumatized laurie is rushed to hospital, and the.
Helen, oregon, and they loved the setup so much, they recreate it every year for. Halloween fans looking to see the myers home in its original location are out of luck. Carpenter also made a voice cameo as the voice of paul, during the. John carpenters 1978 original, and best, stalknslash, with more scary stalking than gratuitous slashing, is set in the fictitious illinois suburb of haddonfield. Michael simmonds served cinematography duties, with paul daley and stewart cantrell operating the camera. Aug 17, 2018 the disney channel halloween classic halloweentown was filmed in the small town of st. It was shot over twenty days in the spring of 1978. Complex magazine put halloweentown as number nine on their the 25 best disney channel original movies list.
With jamie lee curtis, judy greer, andi matichak, james jude courtney. It is the eleventh installment in the halloween film series and a direct sequel to the 1978 film of the same name while effecting a retcon of all previous sequels. John carpenters halloween movie facts mental floss. The movie was supposed to be set in the little midwestern town of haddonfield, illinois. Halloween kills and halloween ends, upcoming to sequels to 2018s halloween, will be filmed in wilmington. May 08, 20 halloween was filmed in 21 days in the spring of 1978 in south pasadena, california and sierra madre, california cemetery. Halloween is a 1978 american independent slasher, suspense classic film set in the fictional suburban midwestern town of haddonfield, illinois, on halloween. Helen, oregon, and they loved the setup so much, they recreate it every year for people to come visit. Halloween is a 2018 american slasher film directed by david gordon green and written by green, jeff fradley, and danny mcbride. Both halloween kills and halloween ends were trumpeted as a new trilogy that would follow the epic showdown between boogeyman michael myers stuntman james jude courtney and original final girl. Much of the filming was in charlestons hampton park terrace area, on the peninsula between the cooper and ashley rivers pictured, where traditional early.
Filming locations include ogden, orem and salt lake city, ut. Century house, mission street, south pasadena myers house. With donald pleasence, jamie lee curtis, tony moran, nancy kyes. Oct 12, 2018 though halloween was filmed entirely on location, certain critical set pieces needed to be adapted into some of the real places. The new halloween is also set in the fictional town of haddonfield illinois as the original one. The town today is a thriving community with a historical downtown area that offers residents tons of specialty shops, while large victorian homes dot the rest of the area. Halloween kills set photos emerge, 1978 flashback scene.
Enjoy this video of me revisiting all the great locations from this 1988 classic horror sequel. Halloween about the film own it on digital now, 4k. The reboot of the popular horror franchise halloween was filmed in charleston earlier this year, and the movie which stars jamie lee curtis, judy greer, nick castle and will patton comes. The iconic michael myers mask is presented at the military magnet courtyard, which serves as the mental institution where myers is being detained in the halloween movie filmed this year in. The movie was shot on location in charleston, south carolina, where also the netflix series set in kildare, outer banks, was filmed. The original draft of the screenplay was titled the babysitter murders.
A staff writer for buzzfeed called the first three movies one of the best things about halloween. Halloween kills to start shooting in wilmington, north carolina. However, many of the other scenes from halloween were filmed a good 15 miles to the east of hollywood, in the city of south pasadena, where they found a residential neighborhood which somewhat resembles orange grove avenue. Halloween was released into theaters on october 25th, 1978. Click on the photos to see aerial photos of the actual locations there are four main houses seen in both the 1978 original and the 2007 versions of halloween. Here are some of the most relevant spoilerfree filming locations for the movie. John carpenter directed the film, which stars donald pleasence as dr. Maybe the crew wasnt allowed access to the rear of the doyle house because, this time, michael myers the shape dick warlock plunges from the upstairs window into the front garden at 1530 orange grove avenue in hollywood. Jamie lee curtis returns for her final confrontation with michael myers. Two homes on orange grove avenue near sunset boulevard in hollywood were used for the films climax.
It is the sixth installment in the halloween film series, three of which were filmed in utah. Mission street, south pasadena photograph peter paulsen and on the opposite corner of meridian is century house, mission street, the nowbrightandrenovated myers house. Halloween trailer features charleston locations from. Sierra madre holds another place in movie history it was where the original invasion of the body snatchers was filmed. Haddonfield, illinois halloween series wiki fandom. In 1987, it was relocated from its location at 709 meridian avenue in south pasadena, california, after it. She played the character of laurie strode in halloween films released in five. Jun 16, 2017 here are the filming locations from halloween 1978. It is here, in south pasadena, that you will find the original myers home where young michael myers commits his first murder his sister, lauries jamie lee curtis own. The first film will be titled halloween kills and open on oct. Halloween about the film own it on digital now, 4k ultra. Fifteen years later, he escapes to stalk and kill the people of the fictional town of haddonfield, illinois.
Halloween is an american horror franchise that consists of eleven films, as well as novels, comic books, merchandise, and a video game. The feature shot in various utah locations, including salt lake, midvale, ogden, during the winter of 199495. It is a sequel to 2018s halloween and the twelfth installment in the halloween franchise. Laurie strode confronts her longtime foe michael myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on halloween night four decades ago. Haddonfield, illinois is a town located in livingston county and is the main setting of the halloween franchise.
Castle returned to the role of myers in 2018 to ensure the character, played primarily by stuntman courtney, was an authentic. Behind the scenes with locals on the filming of halloween. Upcoming halloween horror movie sequels set to film in. The halloween franchise has packed its bags and moved future filming from charleston to wilmington, nc according to wect news.
Rob zombies halloween was released on august 31st, 2007. Filming locations include castaic, north hills and s. The films primarily focuses on serial killer michael myers who was committed to a sanitarium as a child for the murder of his sister, judith myers. Six years after the last halloween movie and seven since the last to continue the story of michael myers, the series is kickstarted, but with haddonfield, illinois moving from leafy pasadena to salt lake city, utah. Though halloween is set in the fictional town of haddonfield, illinois, it was shot on location in south pasadena and hollywood, california. Film locations for john carpenters halloween 1978, in. Pioneer cemetery, 553 east sierra madre boulevard, sierra madre haddonfield cemetery. It was directed by john carpenter and written by carpenter and debra hill. All the famous filming locations from john carpenters halloween. As the movie breathes new life into the franchise, fans are.779 1562 321 644 1129 125 885 1132 1578 1634 807 882 542 1586 1483 590 532 1635 1366 1459 630 1205 464 1293 1190 795 787 1223 1609 368 1548 402 67 1054 1519 1563 734 1365 451 1004 1241 1344 181 450 208 940 472 510 1039