Soundtrack | Writer | Music Department
Was offered the chance to direct Armed and Dangerous (1986) but turned it down. The job went to Mark L. Lester who also directed Firestarter (1984), which was offered to Carpenter.
[on making Halloween (1978)] When we needed kids walking down the street, anyone who had a family rounded up their kids. Everyone helped out - it was just the joy of making movies.
Graphic visual effects and body transformations
John Howard Carpenter
Carthage, New York, USA
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