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Halloween Kills Interview: Anthony Michael Hall on Portraying Tommy Doyle

Alyse Wax October 14, 2021 The highly anticipated horror film Halloween Kills is out this week and marks the return of Michael Myers. Joining a cast filled with returning faces is Anthony Michael Hall as Tommy Doyle, who was previously portrayed by Brian Andrews and Paul Rudd. “Minutes after Laurie Strode, her daughter Karen and granddaughter Allyson […]

“Halloween Kills” slashed its way to $4.9 million in Thursday previews.

15 October 2021 by Brent Lang “Halloween Kills” slashed its way to $4.9 million in Thursday previews. The Universal Pictures and Blumhouse Productions horror flick is the latest blood-soaked installment in the long-running “Halloween” franchise, a series that is firmly in its fifth decade. And despite being comfortably middle-aged, “Halloween Kills” is projected to generate […]

Halloween Kills Is the 2018 Reboot on Speed

It might be a little bit before we get to see a full trailer for Halloween Kills, the upcoming sequel to 2018’s Halloween, but we’ve got some idea of what to expect, thanks to actor James Jude Courtney. Nick Castle is the man who originally brought Michael Myers to life and, while he’s been present […]

The Breakfast Club Turns 35: Take a Look at the Original Brat Pack Then and Now

Don’t worry, we didn’t forget about any of them. It’s been 35 years since a brain, an athlete, a basket case, a princess and a criminal reported for detention at Shermer High in the Chicago suburbs, sacrificing a whole Saturday of their young lives and forming, in the process, The Breakfast Club. The five principal stars […]

JOHN HUGHES’S ACTORS ON JOHN HUGHES

Here are some bonus thoughts and stories about John Hughes that didn’t make it into my V.F. feature on the man, “Sweet Bard of Youth,”—courtesy of the stars of his celebrated teen films of the 1980s. Plus: A selection of short stories by Hughes and photographs of items in his archives. BY DAVID KAMP FEBRUARY […]

Sweet Bard of Youth

After a wildly prolific decade of screenwriting and directing that made him the king of teen comedy, John Hughes receded from the cinematic landscape, his legend preserved by the classic 80s trilogy of Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, and Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. Following Hughes’s sudden death, at age 59, last summer, the author delves […]