Sanitarium’s 31 Pics Of Halloween – Day 31

by Fallon Morey

Halloween (1978)
Directed by John Carpenter
Columbia Pictures Corporation


And now for the final day, Halloween! What better way to celebrate the spookiest of days—and the conclusion to Sanitarium’s 31 Pics Of Halloween—than to jump in our time machines and go way back. Our pilot is director John Carpenter, who brings us back forty years to 1978 to the fictional town of Haddonfield, Illinois, the setting of his iconic movie which arguably helped spawn the entire sub-genre of slasher films. Continue reading “Sanitarium’s 31 Pics Of Halloween – Day 31”

Sanitarium’s 31 Pics Of Halloween – Day 13

by Ian Sputnik 

Friday the 13th (1980)
Directed by Sean S. Cunningham
Paramount Pictures


In 1980 Friday 13th was the film to watch. A group of teens are sent to a soon-to-be-reopened summer camp in order to get things up and running. On their way there, the team is informed that the camp had been shut down due to a drowning, and soon a series of murders ensues. Continue reading “Sanitarium’s 31 Pics Of Halloween – Day 13”