She’s waited for him. He’s waited for her.
Ahead of tomorrow’s full trailer, a video teaser for Halloween has just been released this morning, providing us with the very first footage of this year’s brand new sequel!
One video runs only 10-seconds long but shows snippets of several scenes, including Laurie firing a gun, Michael killing a victim, and Laurie and Michael engaging in what promises to be their final battle. Another is all about Laurie (Jamie Lee Curtis).
We haven’t been THIS hyped for a movie in a long time…
— #HalloweenMovie (@halloweenmovie) June 7, 2018
— Jamie Lee Curtis (@jamieleecurtis) June 7, 2018
In the film, directed by David Gordon Green and co-written by Danny McBride…
“Laurie Strode comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago.”
USA Today detailed the plot a bit more this week…
“A British documentary crew comes to the States to visit Michael in prison for a retrospective of the maniac’s night of terror — but their project becomes way more interesting when Myers escapes custody, retrieves his signature mask and seeks revenge on Laurie, with others naturally being part of his impressive career body count along the way.
In the decades following the fateful Halloween night that forever altered the former babysitter’s life, Laurie has armed and prepped herself for Michael’s inevitable return — to the detriment of her family, including daughter Karen (Judy Greer) and granddaughter Allyson (Andi Matichak).”
Judy Greer plays Karen Strode, Laurie’s daughter, while Andi Matichak landed the coveted role of the film’s young lead (daughter to Greer and granddaughter to Curtis).
Nick Castle will return to the role of Michael Myers, while stunt performer and actor James Jude Courtney has also been cast to play Myers.
The cast also includes Virginia “Ginny” Gardner (Project Almanac, Marvel’s “Runaways”), Miles Robbins (Mozart in the Jungle, My Friend Dahmer), Dylan Arnold (Mudbound, Laggies, When We Rise), and Drew Scheid (“Stranger Things”, The War with Grandpa). They will be playing the friends of Matichak’s Allyson.
Michael returns to Haddonfield on October 19, 2018.