The horror genre has gone through cycles of subgenres since the beginning of cinema. One of the most popular subgenres in horror are the “slasher” films that have produced horror icons from Jason Vorhees to Leatherface. Whether you prefer a machete, chainsaw or just a good ol’ butcher knife, everyone has a favorite masked psycho killer. Whatever your choice there is no denying that there is one film that started it all, “John Carpenter’s Halloween”. One of the most successful independent films of all time, no one knew it would redefine a genre. Watch along with us as we discuss one of the greatest horror films that was ever released on the big screen.