Next year’s Halloween sequel has reportedly moved its release date target to Halloween night. If this new release date holds, the film would become the first in franchise history to actually open in theaters on the titular holiday. It would also be the first entry in the storied slasher series to open in October at all since 1989’s Halloween 5. For whatever reason, Dimension Films has thought Halloween to be a better fit for any month other than October for the last 28 years, which kind of boggles the mind.

The as yet still untitled new Halloween film will be directed by David Gordon Green and co-written by Green and Danny McBride. Both men are far more well ...

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