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Analysis of characters from the HalloweeN universe, including Dr. Sam Loomis and the Strode Family, as well as reviews of other Horror and Masks related to HalloweeN (e.g. Danielle Harris movies).
When one speaks of the HalloweeN franchise, two main villains come to mind. The first, of course, is the masked killer Michael Myers. The second is Tina Williams. Michael Myers was a fictional character who struck fear into the hearts of every citizen of Haddonfield. Tina Williams, however, was a real person whose purpose was to bring down the HalloweeN series from the inside. … Continue reading
For such a small and nondescript town, Haddonfield, Illinois has an inordinate amount of peculiar characters and strange happenings. During the time that Michael Myers vanished between Halloween 5 The Revenge of Michael Myers (1989) and The Curse of Michael Myers (1995), there was another serial killer who roamed the streets of Haddonfield. The year 1993 saw the release of John … Continue reading
Welcome to the season of the witch – the time devoted to our hobby. Since Christmas decorations are already on sale in many stores, it is up to us to protect the spirit of Halloween. We are Halloween’s most ardent and faithful keepers. Halloween is more than what we see or don’t see in the stores. Halloween transcends material and it encompasses feelings, memories and lifestyles. Screen-used … Continue reading
* We have another great episode of RIR here for your listening pleasure. * We have David Bruckner, Writer/Director of The Signal and the VHS short Amateur Night, joining us in the second part of the program. * Joining me as a special guest host is someone who I never thought would grace the air waves – my Father. We talk … Continue reading
Although he doesn’t have a mask, John Strode is a beloved character in the HalloweeN series (he’s almost as evil as Michael Myers). An alcoholic, Strode liked to hit the bottle in addition to slapping his daughter. John’s other habits included throwing dollar bills at his wife Kim Darby; hurling profanities at his grandson Danny; disowning his children Kara and … Continue reading