HALLOWEEN - Creating the Modern Bogeyman
by Matt Draper
John Carpenter’s 1978 slasher, Halloween, has influenced the horror genre for 40 years. The film has remained iconic because its tight, no frills focus, the center of that focus being the now iconic Michael Meyers. Join Matt Draper for a look at how Carpenter and co-writer Debra Hill created the modern bogeyman on film.
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