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Escape from New York Remake to Be Written by Leigh Whannell

It’s been a big week for Australian filmmaker Leigh Whannell. On Tuesday, it was announced that Whannell had signed on to write and direct Universal Pictures’ new The Invisible Man movie. Now comes word from The Hollywood Reporter that he will write the script for the 20th Century Fox’s remake of John Carpenter’s Escape from New York …

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Halloween Score Previewed by John Carpenter

Universal Pictures has brought online a new featurette in which John Carpenter previews the anticipated Halloween score. The official Halloween soundtrack, featuring music by John Carpenter, Cody Carpenter, and Daniel Davies, will be available on October 19, 2018. When the new Halloween movie hits theaters on October 19, it will have the distinction of being the first film …

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Hear the New Halloween Theme and Watch a New Trailer

Sacred Bones Records has revealed the new Halloween theme, titled “The Shape Returns,” which you can hear using the player above. An international trailer, featuring an intro by John Carpenter and Jamie Lee Curtis, was also made for Mexico theater chain Cinemex. You can view that video below. The official Halloween soundtrack, featuring music by John Carpenter, Cody …

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Jamie Lee Curtis, John Carpenter, and David Gordon Green on Halloween

Jamie Lee Curtis, executive producer/composer John Carpenter, and co-writer/director David Gordon Green talk about the new Halloween movie in a new video released by Universal Pictures and Blumhouse Productions. The video comes a day after both a new domestic trailer and international trailer were released by the studios. The film opens in theaters on October 19. Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her …

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