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Halloween (Two-Disc Special Edition) (2007)

Malcolm McDowell , Brad Dourif , Rob Zombie  |  R |  DVD
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (561 customer reviews)

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  • Actors: Malcolm McDowell, Brad Dourif, Tyler Mane, Daeg Faerch, Sheri Moon Zombie
  • Directors: Rob Zombie
  • Format: NTSC, Color, Digital Sound, Full Screen, Widescreen
  • Language: English
  • Subtitles: Spanish
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
  • Number of discs: 2
  • Rated: R (Restricted)
  • Studio: Weinstein Company
  • DVD Release Date: December 18, 2007
  • Run Time: 109 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (561 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B000VKL6ZC
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #129,128 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Halloween (Two-Disc Special Edition)" on IMDb

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The original slasher film about Michael Myers, the psychotic killer who dons a mask and terrorizes his hometown, is re-imagined by edgy director Rob Zombie.

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108 of 130 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Considering December 11, 2007
Format:DVD
The original Halloween is a classic and will in my book always receive a five star rating. Recently there has been a great deal of remakes that were flops and catered to the teeny bopper crowd such as, The Fog, The Omen, Dark Water, etc. However there has been only two remakes that I thought were diserving of our attenion, one being the remake of The Hills Have Eyes, and Halloween.

What I liked about the remake was it gave us something fresh to work with. In the original Halloween we never really knew why Michael was bad, in this remake, the first thirty minutes or so expore the childhood of Michael Myers. People say that the dialog concerning Michael's family was wrong. Trust me, I have seen broken homes and Mr. Zombie gives us exactly what you would expect from a trashy family.

Besides satisfying my curiosity of Michael's childhood, I found this to be similar in many cases to the original, but at the same time the material was quite fresh with new chills and scares. Zombie took a masterpiece and reminded us why it is called a masterpiece. He accomplished a great job capturing a 70's look and theme, and did a great musical score as well. This is possibly the best horror remake that I've ever seen.
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21 of 25 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars A Perversion of a Classic October 2, 2008
Format:DVD
I was very interested in an updated version of the film, plus the previews looked really dark and creepy. Unfortunately, I went and saw the movie...

For one, ALL of the characters have abnormally filthy mouths. Even Laurie had a filthy mouth, which made it very hard to think of her as a victim I'd want to survive.

Secondly, I don't need a lengthy biography on Michael. I wish they'd just leave at him being a born sociopath. Instead they made it due to child abuse and being picked on in school. What was interesting in the first one was when the parents run up to Michael after he's stabbed Judith to death and the parents look completely normal; their son is just crazy. Also in this remake here, Judith was an awful person and I was completely apathetic to her death. In fact, she pretty much deserved. I prefer innocent victims.

Rob Zombie knows how to create an awesome atmosphere, but he should NOT write his own scripts. He makes his characters so hard to like and they all have mouths like a bunch of uneducated trash.

Apparently a lot of people enjoyed this movie, but I hated every single character and basically sided with Michael despite how much I already hated his character. In my opinion, this movie is an enormous failure and it does not deserve this 3 disc special edition.
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47 of 61 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Unrated Director's Cut Loaded with Tons of Good Extras! December 17, 2007
By Cubist
Format:DVD
Remaking a classic horror film is almost never a good idea. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Dawn of the Dead (Widescreen Unrated Director's Cut) and The Hitcher (Widescreen Edition) are examples of recent remakes that are inferior shadows of their original selves. And so it came with great disappointment when it was announced that John Carpenter's Halloween (Divimax 25th Anniversary Edition) was going to be remade and Rob Zombie would direct. Known mostly for his music with White Zombie and a successful solo career, he's branched out into making films, including The Devil's Rejects (Unrated Widescreen Edition), a down `n' dirty homage to outlaw cinema of the 1970s. Why would a self-professed horror film buff like Zombie even try to remake a revered classic like Halloween? Hubris? Fanboy wish fulfillment? Or, did he figure that this film was going to be made one way or another and rather than let some hack do a crappy job; he could at least bring his stylistic touches and point-of-view to the table.

Zombie's remake works because he takes the Halloween mythos and expands it in all kinds of fascinating ways. He makes some really intriguing choices like not making Michael supernaturally strong but rather a big guy who is naturally tough and strong.
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39 of 51 people found the following review helpful
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Ridley Scott's American Gangster about real life bad guy and drug lord, Frank Lucas, in American Gangster receives two Oscar noms. Forrest Whitaker won an Oscar for his portrayal of Ugandan dictator, Idi Amin. Who says you can't do a biopic film of a fictional character? Rob Zombie does just that in this biography, not remake, of horror icon Michael Myers. I would also guess that more Americans have probably heard of the fictional, Michael Myers, than Amin, or Lucas.

Zombie's Halloween goes into detail of Michael as a child, while there is still something of a child left, and the hell on earth that exists in many households. Michael Myers will become the manifestation of evil in society. Halloween was reminiscent of David Cronenberg's The Brood and how the mother's anger physically manifested itself as she spawned deformed children to seek out what angered her. Unlike the mother in The Brood Michael doesn't lash out at society but becomes the evil in society and eventually will no longer be human. True evil cannot be stopped with a gun or a knife and neither can Michael Myers.

My point is Zombie's film can be looked at as poetic and a message for non violence (you think I'm crazy). Michael Myers is a metaphor for the evil in our society, specifically the evil that hides in the suburbs behind closed doors. Myers uses a mask to hide this evil as suburbs could mask this with white picket fence as a happy front. If you can't use violence to stop this evil as we do in our society then you have to go to the roots, the family and family values. Similarly the book
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
4.0 out of 5 stars Intersting Interpretation of a classic
It is definitely worth a view if you have a place in your heart for classic 70's and 80's horror. I grew up watching the Saturday Creature Feature and the Midnight Madness on my... Read more
Published 1 day ago by nick ashley
3.0 out of 5 stars not terribly bad....
The mask is great....best thing about the movie. The movie was decent but I think it focused too much on Michael's "becoming." If you're a fan watch...... Read more
Published 2 days ago by Anferny
5.0 out of 5 stars na
It was good i seen it before so. It was really nothing becuase i already seen the movie bbefore thats y i dont
Published 2 days ago by Satoya
5.0 out of 5 stars AWESOME!!
Rob zombie did an awesome job with this one!! They did a good job of explaining micheals story and showing his progression in to the monster he becomes!!
Published 2 days ago by Mike Atwell
1.0 out of 5 stars On par with 3
Boring, predictable! Did not develop characters to root or hate them. Attempted it with vulgarity, but failed miserably. Read more
Published 4 days ago by Stan Parrott
4.0 out of 5 stars Very good reboot!
I was a big fan of the original film so I really appreciated the director's take on the original film, with a few great new twists. This film includes the back story on Michael. Read more
Published 4 days ago by Keri S
4.0 out of 5 stars Nothing compares to the original but.
The original is the original and nothing will compare to it. However this is a good remake. Spent quite a bit of time and finding out why Michael is Michael all the things that led... Read more
Published 5 days ago by Robert Nero
4.0 out of 5 stars Good effort
Halloween the original from John Carpenter has always bee a great horror classic. I think Rob Zombies envision of this classic is dark and twisted and pretty close to the original. Read more
Published 5 days ago by Jeffrey Edson
5.0 out of 5 stars HALLOWEEN (Rob Zombie)
GREAT MOVIE!!! Seen it before but love to watch it every month or so. Love the MUSIC in the film.
Published 6 days ago by TANYEAU
5.0 out of 5 stars Awesome
Great movie all across the board. Can't wait for the sequel. Rob zombie handled this film better than his previous.
Published 7 days ago by Adam S.
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