Movies directed by John Carpenter

  • Assault on Precinct 13

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    An unlikely partnership between a Highway Patrol Officer, two criminals and a station secretary is formed to defend a defunct Los Angeles precinct office against a siege by a bloodthirsty street gang.

  • Big Trouble in Little China

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    6

    An All-American trucker gets dragged into a centuries-old mystical battle in Chinatown.

  • Christine

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    6

    A nerdish boy buys a strange car with a evil mind of its own and his nature starts to change to reflect it.

  • Dark Star

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    4

    Low-budget story of four astronauts in deep space, whose mission is to destroy unstable planets in star systems which are to be colonised. The late Commander Powell is stored in deep freeze, where he is still able to offer advice. As their mission nears completion, they must cope with a runaway alien which resembles a beach-ball, faulty computer systems, and a "smart bomb" who thinks it is God.

  • Escape from New York

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    5

    In 1997, when the U.S. president crashes into Manhattan, now a giant maximum security prison, a convicted bank robber is sent in to rescue him.

  • Halloween

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    8

    Fifteen years after murdering his sister on Halloween night 1963, Michael Myers escapes from a mental hospital and returns to the small town of Haddonfield, Illinois to kill again.

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  • The Fog

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    5

    A Northern California fishing town, built 100 years ago over an old leper colony, is the target for revenge by a killer fog containing zombie-like ghosts seeking revenge for their deaths.

  • The Thing

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    Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people that it kills.

  • The Ward

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    5

    A thriller centered on an institutionalized young woman who becomes terrorized by a ghost.

  • They Live!

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    5

    A drifter discovers a pair of sunglasses that allow him to wake up to the fact that aliens have taken over the Earth.