Halloween (1978) Parent Guide
Rating & Content Info
Why is Halloween (1978) rated R? Halloween (1978) is rated R by the MPAA
- Frequent non-graphic violence.
- Frequent explicit violence.
- Blood effects are frequent.
- Depictions of stabbings, strangling’s, throat slitting’s, impaling, shootings and falling from heights.
- An animal is killed.
- Characters are in danger, threatened and murdered.
- Suspenseful moments.
- Corpses and bloody injuries/wounds are shown.
- Passionate kissing and fondling is shown.
- Sexual relations are implied and simulated.
- Unmarried couples engage in sexual activity.
- Female breast nudity is shown on a few occasions.
- Profanities are used.
Alcohol / Drug Use:
- Teens and adults are shown smoking. Smoking is depicted.
- Teens drink alcohol.
- Marijuana is mentioned.
Page last updated August 3, 2017
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News About "Halloween (1978)"
In 2007, tThis movie received a makeover, which was also called Halloween), with Rod Zombie in the director’s chair.
Cast and Crew
Halloween (1978) is directed by John Carpenter and stars John Carpenter, Tony Moran, Donald Pleasence, Jamie Lee Curtis. .
The most recent home video release of Halloween (1978) movie is August 14, 2007. Here are some details…
Halloween releases to home video (DVD) on August 14, 2007.
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