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- Halloween (1978) (14)
- 2009.Nov.03 / 11am
Halloween (1978)by: Sofa.Dogs • tags: 2000s • feature • free • Michael.Myers • directed by: John.Carpenter • stars: Donald.Pleasence • Jamie.Lee.Curtis
From Sofa Dogs:
After more than two years away, Susie Richards returns to the podcast! This time, we take a look at the original horror classic, Halloween. John Carpenter’s influential masterpiece has affected horror films and audiences alike for generations, resulting in many sequels and even remakes over the years, but we won’t get into that right now.
Please join us, as Susie and I discuss pacing, the nature of evil, how modern horror stacks up to more traditional methods and sadism versus suspense. Remember to listen for the preemptive countdown before starting the film on your DVD.
NOTE: Due to some minor, technical difficulties, the episode cuts off at the end, before we get the chance to say goodbye. Don’t worry though, because we were pretty much finished by then, and you didn’t miss anything big.
So Michael Myers is 21 now. So he’s old enough to drink. … He clearly went to the bar. … [as Michael] I’m gonna fill up on root beer schnapps and Beer Nuts before I [kill some people].— Sofa Dogs,