- Release Date: October 25, 1978
- Run Time: 1 hr 33 min
- Rating: R - Violence
- Cast: Donald Pleasence, Jamie Lee Curtis, Nancy Loomis
- Genre: Horror, Suspense/Thriller
Synopsis: On a cold Halloween night in 1963, six year old Michael Myers brutally murdered his 17-year-old sister, Judith. He was sentenced and locked away for 15 years. But on October 30, 1978, while being transferred for a court date, a 21-year-old Michael Myers steals a car and escapes Smith's Grove. He returns to his quiet hometown of Haddonfield, Illinois, where he looks for his next victims.