Halloween Kills theatrical release has been officially delayed for a full year. John Carpenter took to Twitter to reveal the decision to delay the film. Halloween Kills will now arrive in theaters October 15, 2021.
You can read Carpenter’s full message regarding the decision below.
I know you all have been looking forward to an update on the status of “Halloween Kills”. Here it is: pic.twitter.com/EWivyipYgR
— John Carpenter (@TheHorrorMaster) July 8, 2020
After the announcement was made, Laurie Strode herself, Jamie Lee Curtis voiced her disappointment with the delay, saying “I’m as disappointed as you are. It is a masterpiece! It will be worth the WAIT!”
— Jamie Lee Curtis (@jamieleecurtis) July 8, 2020