Get ready to relive the night he came home in a brand new restored format and on the big screen. John Carpenter’s legendary and iconic original 1978 Halloween film is returning to theaters three weeks ahead of the upcoming reboot release. CineLife Entertainment announced that film would be returning to select theaters on September 27th as part of the 40th Anniversary celebration.
Before coming back to the big screen, the original film was remasted and restored, so fans can experience the classic horror film like never before.
John Carpenter himself is ecstatic that both the original film and the upcoming remake will be gracing the big screen in the coming months. He said, “I’m thrilled to have the original make its way back into theaters, as we prepare for the release of the sequel. Having both back in theaters this fall is remarkable.”
Check out the 40th Anniversary trailer for Halloween below.
The original Halloween will hit theaters worldwide on September 27th. You can find a participating theater near you on the CineLife Entertainment website. The new Halloween film will slash its way into theaters on Friday, October 19th.
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