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Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers

R| 1 hr. 28 min.

Plot Summary
The apparently comatose Michael Myers (George P. Wilbur) is being transferred from one hospital to another, but he wakes up when the ambulance crew talk about his surviving niece, Jamie (Danielle Harris). After slaughtering his attendants, Myers sets out to find his one living relative who is, fortunately, being cared for by a kind and resourceful foster sister named Rachel (Ellie Cornell). Meanwhile, the ever-cautious Dr. Loomis (Donald Pleasence) remains on the killer's path.

Cast: Donald Pleasence , Ellie Cornell , Danielle Harris , George P. Wilbur , Michael Pataki , Beau Starr , Kathleen Kinmont , Sasha Jenson

Director: Dwight H. Little

Genres: Horror

Distributor: Anchor Bay Entertainment

Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988)

Release Date: October 21st, 1988|1 hr. 28 min.

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  • The final minute of Halloween 4 remains as unsettling today as it was during its 1988 theatrical run. The real reason to see this movie is not for the predictable build-up, but for the cliffhanger provided by director Dwight H. Little and screenwriter Alan B. McElroy. show more

  • The best of the sequels to Carpenter's seminal slasher movie...Directed with flair by Little, who does not blatantly ape Carpenter's style, the movie delivers a number of effective chills without relying too heavily on the kinds of tired tricks and bloody gore that have made this genre a boring cliche. show more

  • A no-frills, workmanlike picture. show more

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Terror Tuesday Report: Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers

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Brian Salisbury on October 30, 2010

For the last four years, Alamo Drafthouse programmer Zack Carlson has hosted a late-night horror movie celebration called Terror Tuesday and if you are a lover of horror, both esoterically brillian...

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