First Look At 'Halloween: The Complete Collection' [Photo Gallery]

This past #MichaelMyersMonday, we were pleasantly surprised to open our front door here at Halloween Daily News headquarters to find a very special treat on our doorstep, as the awesome folks at Anchor Bay and Scream Factory were kind enough to send us the brand new Halloween: The Complete Collection 15-disc Deluxe Edition Blu-ray box set to preview for you!


While you wait for our full review as we're digging into this massive set this week, we have had a huge response to the initial photos we posted on social media and many of you have requested to see more of the stunning artwork and packaging details, so scroll on down for our photo gallery of this killer beauty!

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Halloween Haunt 'The Houses October Built' Reveals Official Trailer!

Destined to be a new Halloween movie classic to add to your collection, the official trailer arrived online today for The Houses October Built, about a documentary crew exploring the most extreme haunted houses in America that ultimately finds everything they are looking for and more!


The trailer looks really good, and it doesn't hurt the it promises this film will be drenched in Halloween-flavored atmosphere.

Spirit Halloween 2014 Store Preview

A yearly tradition for our family to kick off the Halloween season is our annual trip to the nearest Spirit Halloween store in our area, and this year, we figured we would give you a preview of what we found.


You can watch our video preview of what's in store at Spirit Halloween in 2014 in the player below!

Cypress Hill Calls Out Michael Myers on "Rise Up"

The Halloween legacy has been referenced in popular culture numerous times over the years, and we want to pay tribute to each one of those shout-outs in a new regular feature here at Halloween Daily News, this time focusing on the 2010 track "Rise Up" by rap pioneers Cypress Hill featuring former Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello!


Following the second chorus of the song at about the 2:50 mark, the boogeyman himself Michael Myers is clearly referenced by Cypress Hill founding rapper Sen Dog when he breaks out the line "I go psycho, crazy Michael Myers, I set the stage on fire".

John Carpenter's 'Halloween' ReRelease Theater Listings Announced

We have just learned of the first confirmed theaters that will be showing John Carpenter's Halloween during its (now annual) limited re-release this October.


The earliest showtimes listed so far start on October 18 in America, and as early as October 1 in Canada. Other international screenings have been announced as well.

John Carpenter's 'Halloween' Returns to Theaters October 2014!

The one... the only... the CLASSIC is coming back to theaters again this October!


It was announced just minutes ago, via the HalloweenMovies Facebook page, that John Carpenter's Halloween will again return to limited theaters across the country this October.

14-Year-Old Director Unleashes Halloween 'Carver' Teaser

Call us Emily DiPrimio's new biggest fans, as the 14-year-old director's teaser trailer for her Halloween-themed slasher Carver has us all kinds of excited.


DiPrimio got a lot of press last year (at age 13) for her Kickstarter campaign to raise the funds to make her feature film, which is now finished about to be unleashed on us all.

Michael Myers Stalking Universal Halloween Horror Nights 24

Confirming our story from back in July, Universal Studios Orlando tonight officially announced that Michael Myers will be stalking his way through the Halloween house at this year's 24th annual Halloween Horror Nights!


You can check out the promo video in the player below.

Danielle Harris Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge "Totally Naked"

Halloween icon Danielle Harris has completed the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, releasing her video today and taking her cold shower "totally naked", before challenging Rob Zombie, WWE's Kane, and Jen and Sylvia Soska. Check it out in the player below!

Who's next?


Tyler Mane Does ALS Icebucket, Challenges Rob Zombie, Danielle Harris, Scout Compton

The ALS Icebucket Challenge continues to dominate the internet, and the latest to post a video is Halloween's own Michael Myers himself, Tyler Mane, along with is pal Jason X writer Todd Farmer, who put a fitting and hilarious horror spin on the challenge. Check it out in the player below!


Mane went on to challenge his Halloween director Rob Zombie and co-stars Danielle Harris, and Scout Taylor Compton to take the ALS Icebucket Challenge next, so stay tuned to see their responses!

New 'Halloween' Movie Titled 'The Next Chapter'

We know a new Halloween film is in the works, and ShmoesKnow.com is now reporting that they have reliable confirmation that the current working title of the next film to feature the return of Michael Myers to the big screen is 'Halloween: The Next Chapter'.



The site also states that the new film will be "a fresh take on the franchise and a companion to the Zombie movies".

You can read the full story at the link below, and let us know what you think of this (rumor?) news in the comments below!

UPDATE: Other sites are now reporting that this rumor is not true.

http://schmoesknow.com/hot-scoop-dimension-is-ready-for-halloween-again-with-the-next-chapter/28137/

First Look at 'Halloween 6' Star Paul Rudd in Marvel's 'Ant-Man'

While no one will ever replace Brian Andrews as the original Tommy Doyle in John Carpenter's Halloween, we still love a pre-fame Paul Rudd as an adult version of the character in Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers and we're very excited to see Rudd ascend to superhero status in Marvel's upcoming Ant-Man.

Today the first official image of Paul Rudd in Ant-Man has come online, which you can check out below.

First Look at 'Halloween 6' Producers Cut Blu-ray Transfer Revealed

As the momumental release of the new Halloween: The Complete Collection Blu-ray box set approaches, Anchor Bay and Scream Factory continue to tease us, today releasing the below image of the new transfer of the infamous "Producers Cut" of Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers, which is in the spotlight, getting its first ever official release within this much anticipated set.


You can compare the screen cap image above with one of the same scene from an exisitng bootleg release of the film below, and then tell us how excited you are for The Complete Collection!

P.J. Soles Joins Mad Monster Shadow Over Seattle Convention

Horror icon P.J. Soles (Halloween, Carrie, The Devil's Rejects) has just been announced as the newest celebrity guest added to the lineup at the upcoming Mad Monster Shadow Over Seattle convention in October.


P.J. Soles played Lynda in John Carpenter's Halloween. You can read our interview with P.J. here.

Alan Howarth Announces 'Halloween 6' Expanded Double CD!

Today is composer Alan Howarth's (Halloween II-6) birthday, but he gave the best present to fans today, announcing via Facebook that he is currently putting the final touches of an expanded double CD release of his soundtrack of Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers!


The best news is that this release will feature not only Howarth's full soundtrack from the theatrical version of Curse, it will also include the never-before-released alternate soundtrack from the infamous "Producers Cut" of the film, which is being released for the first time as part of the Halloween: The Complete Collection 15-disc Deluxe Edition Blu-ray set next month.