5 Great Movies of John Carpenter Forever

5 Great Movies of John Carpenter Forever

Iconic horror filmmaker John Carpenter had released his new film, Halloween. We choose 5 great movies of John Carpenter for you.


Release Date 2018-10-18
Rating : 0 Production Companies: Miramax Films / Blumhouse Productions / Director: Nick Castle / Nick Castle / Stars: David Gordon Green  /  Jamie Lee Curtis  /  Judy Greer

Summary: Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her iconic role as Laurie Strode, who comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago. This film, the 11th film in the "Halloween" series, will ignore the events of all previous sequels, picking up 40 years after the events of the original film.

The Thing

Release Date 1982-06-25
Rating : 7.9 Production Companies: Universal Pictures / Turman-Foster Company / Director: John Carpenter / John Carpenter / Stars: Kurt Russell  /  Keith David  /  Wilford Brimley

Summary: Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people it kills.


Release Date 1983-12-08
Rating : 6.6 Production Companies: Columbia Pictures / Director: John Carpenter / John Carpenter / Stars: Keith Gordon  /  John Stockwell  /  Alexandra Paul

Summary: Geeky student Arnie Cunningham falls for Christine, a rusty 1958 Plymouth Fury, and becomes obsessed with restoring the classic automobile to her former glory. As the car changes, so does Arnie, whose newfound confidence turns to arrogance behind the wheel of his exotic beauty. Arnie's girlfriend Leigh and best friend Dennis reach out to him, only to be met by a Fury like no other.

Prince of Darkness

Release Date 1987-10-23
Rating : 6.8 Production Companies: Universal Pictures / Carolco Pictures / Director: John Carpenter / John Carpenter / Stars: Donald Pleasence  /  Lisa Blount  /  Victor Wong

Summary: A research team finds a mysterious cylinder in a deserted church. If opened, it could mean the end of the world.

In the Mouth of Madness

Release Date 1994-12-12
Rating : 7.2 Production Companies: New Line Cinema / Director: John Carpenter / John Carpenter / Stars: Sam Neill  /  Julie Carmen  /  Jürgen Prochnow

Summary: With the disappearance of hack horror writer Sutter Cane, all Hell is breaking loose...literally! Author Cane, it seems, has a knack for description that really brings his evil creepy-crawlies to life. Insurance investigator John Trent is sent to investigate Cane's mysterious vanishing act and ends up in the sleepy little East Coast town of Hobb's End.