Halloween – Anatomy of a Franchise

Halloween – Anatomy of a Franchise

by | Oct 28, 2020

The Halloween franchise has been running since 1978 and has at least two more movies left in it, as the current run of films looks to continue with Halloween Kills in 2021 and Halloween Ends in 2022. But what makes this franchise so much more successful than the others? Why has Halloween survived its ill fated reboots and remakes and still come back stronger than ever?  In Praise of Shadows looks at the Halloween franchise and breaks down why it’s still grabbing fans. Here is Halloween – Anatomy of a Franchise. Enjoy…


Michael Myers and the Halloween Franchise changed the culture of horror, and what started as a first film made by a young John Carpenter launched a wave of slashers through the next decade.



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