Jamie Lee Curtis and Michael Myers face off in the new installment of the franchise, out Oct. 15
Eleven films, one video game and countless novels and comic books later, the “Halloween” franchise is the gift that keeps on giving. In “Halloween Kills,” Jamie Lee Curtis reprises the role that made her famous and cemented her name in Final Girl history.
The new film picks up decades after Laurie Strode first encountered the knife-wielding killer Michael Myers in John Carpenter’s 1978 film. Their last interaction – in David Gordon Green’s 2018 “Halloween” – ended with Myers trapped in Strode’s burning basement, still breathing but with seemingly no chance of survival. Somehow, he escapes, setting the scene for another facedown between the old nemeses.
For those ready to scream, here’s how to stream “Halloween Kills” – or watch it in theaters.
Is “Halloween Kills” playing in movie theaters?
“Halloween Kills” premieres in theaters on Oct. 15. Click here to watch the official trailer.
Is “Halloween Kills” streaming?
The film will also be available for streaming Oct. 15 on Peacock, for paying subscribers only. Peacock Premium costs $5 per month, while Peacock Premium Plus has a monthly fee of $10.
What is “Halloween Kills” about?
Picking up where 2018’s ‘Halloween’ left off, “Halloween Kills” kicks off with the revelation that masked serial killer Michael Myers is not, in fact, dead. Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis) is in the hospital, injured from their last confrontation when she learns the news. Along with her daughter Karen (Judy Greer) and granddaughter Allyson (Andi Matichak), Strode bands together with a group of survivors to take down Myers once and for all.
Where are the other “Halloween” films streaming?
- “Halloween” (1978): Available for streaming on AMC+, Fubo, Hoopla, IndieFlix and DIRECTV with a subscription. It’s also streaming for free (with ads) on Shudder, Roku and Redbox. The film can be purchased or rented on Amazon, Roku, Fubo, DIRECTV, Shudder and iTunes.
- “Halloween 2” (1981): Streaming on Fubo and DIRECTV for paying subscribers; available for rental or purchase on iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, YouTube, Vudu and DIRECTV.
- “Halloween 3: Season of the Witch” (1982): Streaming on AMC+, Fubo, and DIRECTV and for purchase or rental on iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, YouTube, Vudu and DIRECTV.
- “Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers” (1988): Subscribers can watch the film on AMC+, Fubo, or Shudder. It can also be rented or purchased on iTunes, Amazon and Vudu.
- “Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers” (1989): Available for streaming on AMC+ and Shudder for subscribers, the film can be rented or purchased on iTunes, Amazon, Vudu, or DIRECTV.
- “Halloween 6: The Curse of Michael Myers” (1995): Only available for streaming on Paramount+ or Amazon (with a Showtime subscription). Still, you can rent or buy the film on all the usual platforms, including Amazon, Google Play, YouTube, Redbox, Vudu, and the Microsoft Store.
- “Halloween H20: 20 Years Later” (1998): Available for streaming on AMC+, Fubo, and DIRECTV. Viewers can also rent or buy on services such as iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, YouTube, Vudu, and Redbox.
- “Halloween: Resurrection” (2002): Streaming on AMC+, Fubo, and DIRECTV. Available for rental or purchase on iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, YouTube, Vudu, and Redbox and more.
- “Halloween” (2007): Rob Zombie’s first take on the ‘Halloween’ series is streaming on Fubo, AMC+, and FXNOW for those with a subscription. The movie can also be purchased or rented through iTunes, Google Play, YouTube, Redbox, Microsoft and DIRECTV.
- “Halloween II” (2009): The second of Rob Zombie’s Michael Myers-inspired films streams is available on Fubo, AMC+, and DIRECTV for subscribers, or on services like iTunes, Google Play, YouTube and Redbox for those without.
- “Halloween” (2018): Curtis’ return to the franchise is streaming on Fubo and DIRECTV for subscribers. Those seeking to rent or purchase the film can do so on iTunes, Google Play, YouTube, Amazon, Vudu, Microsoft, Redbox or DIRECTV.
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