News Blumhouse’s ‘Halloween’ Continues After the First Two Original Films! Published 2 years ago on February 11, 2017 By Nick Bond Share Tweet As previously announced, David Gordon Green (Pineapple Express) will direct the new Blumhouse Halloween film, which is being scripted by Gordon Green and actor Danny McBride. John Carpenter is attached to executive produce, and as Carpenter stated, he night even do the music. Green and McBride presented their Halloween vision to Carpenter, who seemed to be really impressed. Mcbride recently took some time to speak with CinemaBlend about his pitch, confirming that the film is definitely not a remake! It looks like the new film will take us back to the original franchise. McBride confirms: “You know, it’s not a remake. It’s actually, it’s gonna continue the story of Michael Myers in a really grounded way. And for our mythology, we’re focusing mainly in the first two movies and what that sets up and then where the story can go from there.” McBride promises that Halloween will be back on form: “Green and I are definitely going to [do] a straight-up horror. Halloween has always been one of my favorite movies of all time. There’s a simplicity and an efficiency to that first one that I think allows the movies just to be scary as hell. And so Green and I, our approach is to get back to that.” Carpenter will executive produce with Malek Akkad producing for Trancas and horror specialist Jason Blum producing for Blumhouse. Gordon Green and McBride will also executive produce under their Rough House Pictures banner. Halloween is coming to theaters on October 19th, 2018. Related Topics:BlumhouseDanny McBrideDavid Gordon GreenHalloweenJason BlumJohn CarpenterMalek Akkad Up Next Retro Memories: ‘Alien 3’ On the Sega Master System By Probe Software Don't Miss Aaron Mento’s Horror Comedy ‘CRUST’ Stars Some Genre Favorites Continue Reading Advertisement You may like Who Was Michael Myers in Early ‘Halloween’ Promos? Mask Came from Malek’s Office A Look Back at 1989: A Scary Time for Horror Movie Sequels Watch Michael Myers Attack Laurie Strode in First ‘Halloween’ Clip Jason Blum Reveals That He Wants to Reboot Wes Craven’s ‘Scream’ John Carpenter’s ‘The Fog’ Getting Sick 4K Ultra HD Collector’s Edition (UK) Blu-Ray Watch Michael Myers’ Carnage as He Goes Door to Door in Frightening New ‘Halloween’ Trailer Click to comment Facebook Advertisement Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t0T8C3JIJLA&t=22s Twitter Follow @DUHDNews Advertisement Latest Popular Videos Blu-Ray & DVD13 hours ago 88 Films Details Final Bonus Features and Artwork for Their (UK) 4K Blu-Ray Release of ‘Body Melt’ Blu-Ray & DVD2 days ago ‘The Rage: Carrie 2’ Sets Ablaze on (UK) Blu-Ray Via 88 Films News2 days ago Grotesque ‘Rabid’ Imagery Makes the Front Cover of Rue Morgue Blu-Ray & DVD2 days ago ‘Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh’ to Get a Slasher Classics Collection (UK) Blu-Ray Via 88 Films News4 days ago Barbara Crampton “Would Love” to Return to ‘Re-Animator’ in a New Re-Imagining or TV Series News3 weeks ago Epic Behind-the-Scenes Photos from ‘Halloween’ Show Off the Mask and Gruesome Props News3 weeks ago New Line Cinema’s Third ‘Annabelle’ Film Gets an Official Synopsis News6 days ago British Horror Comedy ‘Cannibals and Carpet Fitters’ Trailer and US VOD Release News4 weeks ago New Trailer and Poster for ‘Lifechanger’ Will Drain the Life Out of You Blu-Ray & DVD4 weeks ago Soska Sisters’ ‘Rabid’ Remake is Now Up for Pre-Order on (UK) Blu-Ray Advertisement Trending Horror Lists3 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News2 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News2 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! News2 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon Blu-Ray & DVD2 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News2 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News2 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News2 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!