Halloween (2018) co-writer Danny McBride says the horror reboot, to be directed by David Gordon Green, will eschew extreme gore and instead try to recapture the tension and dread of the John Carpenter original. Carpenter has given his official stamp of approval to Green and McBride’s Halloween, and will even compose the movie’s original score.

Planned as a direct continuation of the first Halloween film, all subsequent sequels/reboots being thrown out the window in this particular continuity, Halloween (2018) sees the return of Jamie Lee Curtis as Laurie Strode, the babysitter menaced by masked killer Michael Myers in the original. It was revealed in Halloween 2 that Laurie was actually ...

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