Here are some interesting facts about Halloween movie, including the movies, sequels and cast members.
- The original title for Halloween was "The Babysitter Murders".
- Halloween is officially considered as the greatest horror movie of all time.
- The mask in Halloween is actually William Shatner’s face. The production crew bought the cheapest mask they could find at a Halloween store, which happened to be the mask and which they spray-painted it white.
- Michael Myers killed two dogs in Halloween, one of which he ate.
- John Carpenter immortalized his hometown, Bowling Green, Kentucky, in Halloween, as there are many references to the town, including surrounding towns and streets.
- Another reference is Carpenter’s score being performed by the "Bowling Green Philharmonic", which is actually only musically talented friends of Carpenter.
- A contract was put into place to prohibit the death of Michael Myers, which makes it illegal to make a movie in which he is actually killed.
- John Carpenter has stated his secret to writing the script of Halloween II was a six pack of beer.