John Carpenter’s theme from Halloween is certainly iconic. It is definitely a minimalist piece of music, centered round single notes performed on a synthesizer, however is instantly recognizable to any cinephile after only a few bars. As you’ll count on, it is a piece of music that star Jamie Lee Curtis cannot run away from, however she does not appear to thoughts on condition that she really made the piece the ringtone on her cellphone. Speaking in regards to the theme, she just lately stated,
Sure, it is performed me onto myriad speak reveals. Sure, as quickly as you can put a ringtone in your cellphone, I put [it] on my cellphone. I imply, come on — how will you not?
The Los Angeles Times just lately revealed a function in regards to the music of John Carpenter – who has left movie directing behind in favor of the medium – and a portion of the article is devoted to what’s the artist’s hottest addition to the world of film scores. Talking with Jamie Lee Curtis on the topic, the actress complimented Carpenter’s compositions – utilizing adjectives like “clear,” “lean,” “spare,” “scary,” and “evocative” – and famous that her 40-year relationship with the music continues to this present day.
In fact, whereas a ringtone is good, Jamie Lee Curtis‘ connection to the Halloween franchise goes to get rather more intense within the subsequent 12 months. As we discovered a few weeks ago, she is planning to make her comeback as Laurie Strode within the new Halloween movie that’s presently in improvement, and might be reuniting with John Carpenter, who’s serving as a producer. Director David Gordon Inexperienced, who has made all kinds of various motion pictures together with George Washington, Pineapple Express, and Your Highness, is about to helm the reboot/sequel, and has been co-writing the script with long-time collaborator Danny McBride.
It could be insane for the brand new Halloween film to not deliver again the traditional theme music, so we’ll certainly be listening to it loads as a part of the movie’s advertising and marketing subsequent yr. As a substitute of ready, nevertheless, why not get within the seasonal temper now and hearken to it beneath? Tis’ the season!
The brand newHalloween is presently in pre-production, and whereas it hasn’t precisely crammed out its full forged but, we do know that Judy Greer is on board to play Laurie’s grownup daughter, Karen Strode. We’re maintaining an in depth eye on the movie’s improvement, so keep tuned for updates right here on CinemaBlend, and begin preparing for the film’s launch just a little over a yr to any extent further October 19, 2018.