• Halloween Box Office: Michael Myers Slays, Sets A Franchise Record

    27 days ago - By Cinéma Blend

    The film industry is currently experiencing a major horror boom, and one of the genre's biggest franchises just took advantage in a huge way.
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  • Why was Michael Myers credited as "The Shape" in the first 2 Halloween films?

    Why was Michael Myers credited as "The Shape" in the first 2 Halloween films?

    27 days ago - By Movies Stack Exchange

    In the original Halloween (1976) , Nick Castle as Michael is credited as The Shape :
    The other credits; Michael age 6 is the shot at the start of the movie when his parents take off his clown mask. Michael age 23 is for the brief shot in which Laurie pulls off his mask to reveal he's a normal looking human.
    Then in Halloween II (1981) , Michael is again credited as The Shape :
    And again there is a credit for Tony Moran as Michael age 23 , as they show the scene in which the mask is pulled off again at the start of the movie.
    But my question is why they went with The Shape specifically...
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