Halloween III: Season of the Witch :- Watch Halloween III: Season of the Witch on Youtube on Fire, Kids all over America want Silver Shamrock masks for Halloween. Doctor Daniel Challis seeks to uncover a plot by Silver Shamrock owner Conal Cochran. An apparent murder-suicide in a hospital emergency room leads to an investigation by the on-call doctor, which reveals a plot by an insane toymaker to kill as many people as possible during Halloween through an ancient Celtic ritual involving a stolen boulder from Stonehenge and Halloween masks. I’ve read almost all of the reviews here and honestly, I cannot argue with many of the negative points that are raised here. The movie DOES use the “Halloween” name while having only one tiny thread of connection to the Michael Myers movies that came before it and would come later (and that thread, involving a lab technician, can be charitably described as really lame). It is boring in stretches, the idea of Tom Atkins hooking up with Stacey Nelkin is pretty ridiculous, and the plot makes no sense if you think about it for more than 5 seconds. But I don’t hate this film. Why? That’s very simple. The first rule of a horror film is to scare the viewer and HALLOWEEN III has scared the hell out of me every time I’ve seen it! It’s hard to pinpoint why, exactly, but the atmosphere of the movie is a huge factor. This film is jammed with ominous synthesized music (very 80’s touch), cold and sharp-looking camera work, and a feeling of overwhelming dread and fear. It’s very hard to establish atmosphere in any movie or TV show; I was talking about this movie with my brother–who said that he didn’t think it was scary at all–and I compared it to THE X-FILES. Both that show and this movie were able to quickly drag me into their bizarre and frightening worlds.
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Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Release: 22 October 1982 (USA)
IMDB Rating: 4.6/10
Director: Tommy Lee Wallace
Stars: Tom Atkins, Stacey Nelkin, Dan O’Herlihy