Halloween 2 (1981) – WTF Happened to This Horror Movie?

Last Updated on October 15, 2021

After Michael Myers slashed his way through Haddonfield, the box office ate up Halloween. It was only a matter of time before a sequel got the green-light, and another trip to the costume store was made with Halloween 2 (WATCH IT HEREOWN IT HERE). Carpenter tried to resist but was drawn back in by the offer of a decent paycheck. Here, he would create one of the most controversial elements of the Halloween mythos and the driving force of influence for the series until Halloween 2018. What ensued was a feud between writer and director, lost masks, and a showdown that ended up not being as final as they thought. Find out exactly what happened with Halloween 2 on this episode of WTF Happened To This Horror Movie?

Halloween 2 stars Jamie Lee Curtis, Donald Pleasence, Lance Guest, and Dick Warlock, It’s directed by Rick Rosentha, written by John Carpenter, Debra Hill, and has the following synopsis:

While Sheriff Brackett and Dr. Loomis hunt for Michael Myers, a traumatized Laurie is rushed to hospital, and the serial killer is not far behind her.

This episode of WTF Happened to This Horror Movie was Written by Bryan Wolford, Narrated by Jason Hewlett, Edited by Lance Vlcek, Produced by Lance Vlcek, and Executive Produced by Berge Garabedian.

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Lance Vlcek was raised in the aisles of Family Video in the south suburbs of Chicago. He's a fan of fun schlock like Friday The 13th Part 7 and Full Moon Entertainment but also loves genre classics like Evil Dead and Big Trouble In Little China. Lance does many things outside of genre consumption, with his favorites being his homemade Chicago pizza recipe, homemade rum, and video editing. He has four Sugar Gliders, a love for beach bars, and claims Brett Morgen's favorite Bowie album must be Changesonebowie based on his soulless documentary!