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In 1978, Jamie Lee Curtis was largely unknown to the movie-going public. The daughter of Tony Curtis (star of 1968's The Boston Strangler) and Janet Leigh (who says she's never been comfortable in a shower since being Norman's victim in Hitchcock's Psycho), Jamie Lee Curtis became an overnight star, the "scream queen," with Halloween. Director John Carpenter even cast mother and daughter together the following year in his thriller, The Fog.
The year after that, Jamie Lee Curtis starred in Terror Train (1980), in which a killer on a chartered trip begins killing costumed college frat members on a Halloween or Gradu (1980), in which a killer on a chartered trip begins killing costumed college frat members on a Halloween or Graduation night train ride, and putting on each victim's costume to go after the next one. Filmed by Halloween (1978)Halloween II (1981) was the sole survivor 15 years ago) has followed her to the hospital, Halloween III, Season of the Witch (1983)Click here for thoughts about Halloween 3 and 4 by the artist formerly known as the host of MonstervisionHalloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988), starting a new trilogy without Jamie Lee Curtis as the subject of Michael's homicidal attention. John Carpenter had no involvement in these three, instead making "They Live" (1988). Note: the next movie description gives away what happens to Myers at the end of this one.Halloween 5 (1989)Halloween 5 review by Joe Bob BriggsHalloween 6: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)Halloween H2O (1998)Halloween Resurrection (Halloween 8)news about Halloween 8* After casting all the other roles with unknown actors, only $20,000 was left in the budget for "Halloween" and the producer wanted a name actor to play Dr. Loomis. The role was offered to Christopher Lee and Peter Cushing, but both turned it down. The daughter of Donald Pleasance loved Since the $20,000 was for just one week's work, all of the scenes with Pleasance in them were shot back-to-back in one week. (1993) which shows up occasionally on Comedy Central channel continued their partnership through Halloween 9 (2005), when she died of cancerFriday the 13th, Parts 1,2,3,5 & 6Friday the 13th tv-seriesJamie Lee Curtis movies showing in 2007:!
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