This coming October, horror fans will be excited to hear a BRAND NEW retrospective documentary of the Halloween franchise is on it’s way. The doc is aptly titled: “For the Love of the Boogeyman: 40 Years of Halloween“. The release of this project is expect to coincide with the upcoming release of the new “Halloween” film, which is set to slice into theaters this October as well. The official IMDB summary of the film reads like this:
“This documentary is by fans and for the fans, chronicling why John Carpenter’s classic has stood the test of time. Bringing together some of the brightest voices from independent horror we will explore what makes the film so special. From the music, the mask to Michael Myers, everyone has their own take on Halloween, and why it is the blueprint for slasher horror and in our humble opinion, has never been bettered.”
Paul Downey is expected to helm the directorial duties of the film. The precise release date for this project is Halloween, October 31st, 2018. We can likely expect to see many familiar faces from the franchises long standing history. No official news has been confirmed of the guests featured in the documentary. However, as we discover more information on this doc we will be sure to deliver it your way.