October, autumn and scares on the horizon, the perfect season for Halloween Kills: The night is not over yet – 63% appear on the billboard. Through Variety it is reported that the new film by David Gordon Green with Blumhouse Productions is a success not only at the box office, but also in streaming, a movement of simultaneous release that not everyone saw with a positive outlook at the beginning but that works for this installment in particular. The Halloween franchise returns powerful and shines this weekend as the most watched in America.
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Halloween Kills It works as a direct sequel to the film presented in 2018. Laurie Strode continues to face the traumas of her past, however, when she already believed she had overcome Michael Myers after the confrontation with her daughter and granddaughter, things get more complicated with survival and return of the popular murderer. Jamie Lee Curtis returns to action as a weapons expert and leads Halloween Kills being the cult female lead we all hope for.
Although the first criticisms of Halloween Kills They weren’t especially positive, audiences are reacting very well to the sequel, getting passing grades on platforms like Rotten Tomatoes or Metacritic. Variety reports that during its first weekend it was already able to raise $ 50.4 million, just in theaters; It is important to mention that it is also available on the Peacock streaming platform, at no extra cost to its subscribers (learn a little Disney Plus), which reinforces the surprise of its success in theaters.
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The coronavirus pandemic unleashed around the world in mid-March, made Halloween Kills lost its place of honor in the 2020 witch season, causing great disappointment among fans of horror and slasher cinema. But like this movie, many others also had to change their releases until the following year. But Halloween Kills It’s finally here and we can be sure that despite mixed reviews, it’s paying tribute to the best of the franchise and delivering us an ad hoc tape for the season.
It is clear that one of the strengths of the new films of Halloween it is Gordon green, a filmmaker who at the end of May joined the series of Hellraiser on HBO as a director; will be in charge of the pilot episode and some others of the season. Details on the main plot have not been revealed but we expect a lot of blood, violence, and of course, the glorious intervention of the Cenobites, ready to wreak havoc on the human world.
Right now, social networks have a Halloween Kills at the top of the trends and it will be like that for several hours. This new installment has left The Last Duel far behind – 86%, the Ridley Scott movie that also hit theaters this weekend and has completely flopped for its first three days despite spending $ 100 million on its production. Blumhouse takes the crown with the story of Michael Myers, one of the most famous killers in cinema. You can read the synopsis of Halloween Kills next:
Halloween night Michael Myers returns is not over yet. Minutes after Laurie Strode, her daughter Karen, and her granddaughter Allyson leave this masked monster locked up and on fire, Laurie rushes to the hospital to treat her injuries, believing it’s all over. But when Michael breaks free, his bloody ritual continues. As Laurie deals with her pain and prepares to defend herself, she inspires all of Haddonfield to rise up against this unstoppable monster.
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