91,391 total votes
Halloween

Halloween

Halloween is a 1978 American independent slasher horror film directed and scored by John Carpenter, co-written with producer Debra Hill, and starring Donald Pleasence and Jamie Lee Curtis in her film debut. The film was the first installment in what has become the Halloween franchise. The plot is set in the fictional Midwestern town of Haddonfield, Illinois. Fifteen years after Halloween night in 1963, Micheal Myers escapes from a psychiatric hospital, returns home, and stalks teenager Laurie Strode and her friends. ... more on Wikipedia

lists about Halloween

Stories About Jamie Lee Curtis From Behind The Scenes Of The Original ‘Halloween’  8.4k views The masked slasher Michael Myers may be the face of the Halloween franchise, but its beating heart has always been original ...
'Halloween' Isn't Actually A Fable About The Dangers Of Teenage Intimacy 317 views

Halloween is ranked on...

#60 of 258 The Best Psychological Thrillers of All Time 460.4k VOTES A list of the best psychological thrillers of all time, ranked by fans who may or may not be trying to mess with your head! ...
#359 of 672 The Most Overrated Movies of All Time 717.5k VOTES The most overrated movies of all time in one list, ranked in order of how overrated they really are. Being overrated doesn't...
#2 of 769 The Best Horror Movies of All Time 1M VOTES Horror movies, ranked by adrenaline junkies worldwide. Anyone can vote on this CrowdRanked list, and can even add your own f...
#224 of 1,699 People who voted for Halloween... People in the South are 2x more likely to vote for this The Most Rewatchable Movies 3.3M VOTES There are some movies that I always stop at and watch if I see them on TV or I can put in the DVD player and watch when I'm ...
#261 of 6,114 The Best Movies of All Time 5.6M VOTES These are the best movies of all time, ranked by movie experts and film fans alike. What are the greatest movies of all time...
#83 of 582 The Greatest Film Scores of All Time 227.7k VOTES This list contains greatest movie themes and scores ever recorded, chosen by the Ranker community. (NOTE: This list is for f...
#6 of 13 12+ Horror Movie Fan Theories That Make Your Favorites Even Scarier 13.3k VOTES Horror fans love to theorize about how their favorite films are connected. Whether they’re discussing the minutia of the Ste...
#19 of 591 The Best '70s Movies 69.2k VOTES This list of the best movies of the '70s includes all of the top films from the 1970s, including some of the best movies eve...
#166 of 710 The Best Movies Roger Ebert Gave Four Stars 160.2k VOTES List of movies Roger Ebert gave four stars, ranked best to eh. This is NOT a complete list of all of Roger Ebert's four star...
#214 of 601 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made 273.1k VOTES Need some movie ideas? Check out this list of the best epic films of all time, which encompasses some of the best movie...
#20 of 139 The Best Movies with Only One Word for a Title 7k VOTES A list of the best 1 word title movies, ranked by film lovers and fans of economy of words. All the films listed here h...
#41 of 376 The Greatest Movie Themes 80.2k VOTES A memorable movie theme song is an underrated crucial element that helps turn a great movie into an iconic one. At its core,...
#240 of 460 The Most Quotable Movies of All Time 131.7k VOTES The most quotable movies of all time certainly rank among the best movies ever, but there's more than just cinematic excelle...
#4 of 113 The Best Intelligent Horror Movies 664.1k VOTES If you think horror movies are nothing more than slashers slashing, supernatural creatures wreaking havoc, and gallons of th...
#1 of 102 The Best Movies On Shudder 2.4k VOTES AMC’s streaming service Shudder specializes in all things horror. To save you the time and effort, here are the 100 best mov...
#14 of 20 20 Shocking Horror Movie Endings That Took You by Surprise 23.7k VOTES Shocking horror movie endings are kind of a given. Twist endings and horror go hand in hand, but it goes without saying that...
#103 of 173 Movies That Should Be Made Into Broadway Musicals 20.9k VOTES A list of movies that should be adapted for the Broadway stage. Each year, at least one or two popular Broadway shows are tu...
#1 of 14 Pretty Good Horror Movies That Make You Fear Going To The Bathroom 110 VOTES Under the wrong circumstances, going to the bathroom can be terrifying. It’s one of the places where we’re most vulnerable&n...
#1 of 12 Slasher Movies You Didn't Realize Are Extremely Intelligent 2.7k VOTES Horror films have been popular with audiences since the early days of film. As much as people like to laugh and cry, sometim...
#7 of 13 Acclaimed Horror Movies That Got Away With Not Explaining Major Things 661 VOTES Horror movies are often described as a "guilty pleasure" and rarely make a splash when award season comes around, ...
#3 of 14 Pretty Good Horror Movies Where The Villain ISN'T REALLY DEAD! 278 VOTES There's something special about a horror movie with a twist ending. The villain has been dispatched and the surviv...
#20 of 111 The Best Movies That Pass the Bechdel Test 8.6k VOTES Few movie cliches are more common than the female best friend. What's she like? What are her interests and life goals? Who k...
#3 of 51 The Best Horror Movies About Cults and Conspiracies 3.6k VOTES As you're reading through this list of the best horror movies about cults, please don't drink the Kool-Aid. This list ranks ...
#1 of 59 The Most Rewatchable Horror Movies 16.8k VOTES Is there such a thing as comfort movies when it comes to horror? This is a list of horror movies we keep watching, even when...
#1 of 12 The Most Ripped-Off Horror Movie Twists 775 VOTES While most horror movies end with an ostensibly-happy return to the status quo - the villain defeated, the demon exorcised, ...
#26 of 60 Horror Movie Set-Ups You'd Least Like to Be Trapped In 12.2k VOTES List of the horror movie set-ups you’d least like to be trapped in, as ranked by horror movie fans. The scariest part of mos...
#1 of 21 20 Most Essential Female-Led Horror Films 5.4k VOTES When people think of strong female leads, they may recall films such as Lara Croft: Tomb Raider or perhaps The Hunger G...
#1 of 11 Every Movie in the Halloween Franchise, Ranked Best to Worst 8.6k VOTES As we wait for the new Halloween movie, we're ranking all the movies in the Halloween franchise. Except for Halloween I...
#6 of 16 The Greatest Trick-or-Treat Scenes in Film History 117 VOTES Trick or treat movie scenes come in a variety of styles. Obviously, horror movies have long capitalized on Halloween and its...
#1 of 16 The Greatest Horror Films Of The Last 40 Years With Virtually No Violence 1.7k VOTES Finding non-violent horror movies is not always an easy task. Since the '80s slasher boom, horror films seem to be engaged i...
#1 of 35 Rainy Day Horror Movies You Can Watch Again And Again 4.3k VOTES Halloween is a time for parties, pumpkins, and scares galore. While there are fun rituals that accompany the holiday, includ...
#1 of 18 The Most Unsettling Opening Scenes In Horror Movie History 1.6k VOTES More so than any other genre, horror films have to grab their audience within the first few minutes to avoid anyone bec...
#1 of 13 The Best Horror Movie Synth Scores 380 VOTES Unlike many other genres of film, horror movie soundtracks play as important a role to the storytelling as the dialogue. The...
#9 of 14 All The Movie Callbacks In 'Stranger Things' 584 VOTES It’s no secret that the Duffer brothers like to pay pop culture homage to classic '70s, '80s, and '90s movies in their Netfl...
#2 of 132 The Best '70s Horror Movies 50k VOTES List of the best '70s horror movies, ranked by horror buffs, film buffs, and Ranker buffs. President Richard Nixon’s resigna...
Real Locations Of Famous Horror Movies You Can Visit Today 65.4k VIEWS Some horror film fans like to immerse themselves as much as possible in their favorite thrillers by collecting&nbs...
#22 of 177 The Best Monster Movies 7.6k VOTES The best monster movies are sure to give you a good scare, so if you’re looking for a good monster flick to watch next, this...
#3 of 117 The Best Movies of 1978 5.8k VOTES List of the best movies of 1978, with movie trailers when available. 1978 saw the premiere of Grease, capturing the hearts o...
#2 of 25 The Top 25 Must-See Quintessential Horror Movies 334.3k VOTES Any film can momentarily frighten you with jump scares, special effects, and scary costumes. It isn't hard to make your audi...
#1 of 55 The Best Horror Movies That Take Place On Halloween 2k VOTES If you are looking for the ultimate list of Halloween horror movies, you've come to the right place. This lis...
#3 of 499 The Scariest Movies Ever Made 545.6k VOTES These are the all-time scariest movies ever made. Many of these movies have become part of the pop culture lexicon due to th...
#2 of 53 The Best Jamie Lee Curtis Movies 4.4k VOTES List of the best Jamie Lee Curtis movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Jamie Lee Curtis's high...
#1 of 57 The Scariest Small Town Horror Movies 1.4k VOTES The greatest small town horror movies offer something special for people who like to be scared. In these settings, ther...
#9 of 209 The Best Classic Horror Movies 83.1k VOTES If you’re a true horror film enthusiast then you’ll recognize these famous directors and the movies that earned them worldwi...
#11 of 49 The Best Classic Thriller Movies, Ranked 1.1k VOTES This list contains information on the best classic thriller movies, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best classi...
Behind the Scenes Stories of Famous Props 1.4M VIEWS Film props are not just randomly placed objects on a movie set. Many props hold significant meaning and add to the theme of ...
#6 of 209 The Best Teen Movies Rated R 7.1k VOTES List of R-Rated teen movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. Find these and more great movies ...
#3 of 233 The Best R-Rated Horror Movies 8.4k VOTES List of R-Rated horror movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rate...
#5 of 210 The Best R-Rated Thriller Movies 3.3k VOTES List of R-Rated thriller movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Ra...
#2 of 75 The Best Horror Movies for Date Night 19k VOTES Are you hoping for the perfect horror movie pick for a night of cuddling? Horror movies can sometimes make the best choice f...
#2 of 50 The Best '70s Thriller Movies 1.2k VOTES The 1970s saw the rise of New Hollywood, and with it some of the most iconic films in cinema history. New Hollywood comprise...
#1 of 47 The Best R-Rated Horror Movies 2.3k VOTES List of R-Rated horror movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. These horror movies are all R-R...
#2 of 196 The Best R-Rated Indie Movies 1.8k VOTES List of R-Rated indie movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated...
#28 of 377 The Greatest Suspense Movies 22.5k VOTES A list of all the best suspense movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. Find out if your ...
#1 of 181 The Best Slasher Movies 90.2k VOTES A list of the best slasher movies. These are some of the best slasher films ever made, but if you feel we've missed one, ple...
#1 of 41 The Best Indie Horror Movies, Ranked 1.9k VOTES This list contains information on the best indie horror movies, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best indie horr...
#1 of 40 The Best Slashers of the 1970s 709 VOTES For all you horror fanatics out there, we're ranking the best 70's slasher movies of all time, with the help of your votes. ...
#1 of 202 The Best R-Rated Slasher Movies 4.7k VOTES List of R-Rated slasher movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rat...
#1 of 61 The Scariest 1970s Horror Movies 7.9k VOTES The 1970s were an influential decade during which major historical events occurred – not to mention the many awesome horror ...
The Best Parts Of 'Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina' Are Ripped Straight From Horror Properties 94.9k VIEWS Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, the showrunner and creative force behind the Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, is a huge horror movie ...
#6 of 52 The Best Teen Movies of the 1970s 3.4k VOTES The greatest ‘70s teen movies are a blend of romance, comedy, and sometimes serious drama. Many of the coming-of-age tales f...
#74 of 85 The Best Episodes of CinemaSins Movie Sins Videos 137 VOTES There's nothing more Internet than watching a condensed version of a fantastic movie as a stranger rips it apart and tells y...
#2 of 31 The Best Horror Movies To Watch Stoned 927 VOTES Ever been high on Halloween and wondered what horror films to watch stoned? Or maybe, while under the influence, you simply ...
#1 of 30 The Best Movies Directed by John Carpenter 8.7k VOTES List of all movies directed by John Carpenter ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by John Carpenter are li...
#1 of 100 The Best Donald Pleasence Movies 1.3k VOTES List of the best Donald Pleasence movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Donald Pleasence's highes...
#1 of 24 The Top 25 Must-See Quintessential Slasher Movies 531 VOTES If there's one thing that remains true about slasher films, it's that they come and go in clusters. If one becomes a mega-hi...

Halloween is also found on...

List of All Cult Classic Movies List of All Teen Movies Jamie Lee Curtis Slasher Roles Movies Distributed by Sony Pictures Entertainment List of All Movies Released in 1978