Where Is John Carpenter's Halloween Candy?   

January 16, 2008 The director sues over the "Halloween" franchise.

From today's Hollywood Reporter:

Director John Carpenter sued horror film producer Irwin Yablans and distributor Compass International Pictures in Los Angeles Superior Court Jan. 14, claiming the two have failed to provide quarterly accounting and payments since 2004 for "Halloween." Carpenter claims Yablans and Compass have breached their 1977 agreement for the film, released a year later, but does not indicate in the lawsuit how much he is owed.



Talk about this story on ESplatter's Message Board

Gotta scoop? Drop a line to



<< Back



Related News
Where Is John Carpenter's Halloween Candy?
Clash of the 'Halloween' Special Editions
John Carpenter's 'They Live' on the Remake Block
John Carpenter Hires Argento's Screenwriter
John Carpenter's 'The Thing' to Be Prequelized?
John Carpenter's Next
Blu-Ray Release Dates
'H2' on a Fast Track - Michael Myers Cast
John Carpenter Classics to Hit Blu-Ray in the UK
Another Huuuge 'Masters of Horror' Contest
Amber Heard Beams Hotness in the Intro to the Trailer to John Carpenter's 'The Ward'
Bleh! John Carpenter's Next Movie Is Not Horror
Exclusive Interview: Rob Zombie
MOH Writers Catch a 'Bat Out of Hell' -- Will Carpenter Direct?
The Return of John Carpenter
'Halloween' Parts 4 and 5 on the Big Scren Again
Danielle Panabaker Admitted to John Carpenter's 'Ward'
Happy Halloween, Everyone
'Thing' Script Finished
Insane 'Hellraiser' Blu-Ray Deal

Latest News
Ti West's 'The Innkeepers' to Debut in 10 Days!
Highest Body Count Movie Ever to Be Released January 3
Christopher Lee Featured in Latest Mystery Science Theater DVD Set
Screenshots for 'Call of Cthulhu' Videogame
Argento 3D 'Dracula' Trailer -- Underwhelming Or Good?