Bml93's Film Diary for 2013: October (21 movies items)
John Carpenter's classic is a traditional example of how often "less is more" in order to create suspense or horror. Halloween might, today, never be truly frighting, but it's easily a successful and suspenseful slasher film. Carpenter does know how to use his iconic villain, in the fact that we always see him lurking around and the combination with his iconic musical score is a winning formula for this film.
So, Halloween is never scary, but it's a really good example of how"