Great Scene: “Halloween”

This is one of the iconic scenes in the history of horror movies: Laurie (Jamie Lee Curtis) versus Michael Myers (Tony Moran) in the Final Struggle at the very end of the 1978 movie Halloween, screenplay by John Carpenter and Debra Hill.

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INT. DOYLE HOUSE — ANGLE THROUGH BEDROOM DOOR — NIGHT

And of course, the surprise ending: “Michael is gone” — leaving open the door to the inevitable sequels:

With the newest iteration of the movie franchise opening big this weekend, it’s good to remember the original.

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