Canada markets closed
  • S&P/TSX

    20,287.80
    -23.98 (-0.12%)
     
  • S&P 500

    4,395.26
    -23.89 (-0.54%)
     
  • DOW

    34,935.47
    -149.06 (-0.42%)
     
  • CAD/USD

    0.8019
    -0.0019 (-0.24%)
     
  • CRUDE OIL

    73.81
    +0.19 (+0.26%)
     
  • BTC-CAD

    52,135.00
    +2,156.22 (+4.31%)
     
  • CMC Crypto 200

    955.03
    +5.13 (+0.54%)
     
  • GOLD FUTURES

    1,816.90
    -18.90 (-1.03%)
     
  • RUSSELL 2000

    2,226.25
    -13.78 (-0.62%)
     
  • 10-Yr Bond

    1.2390
    -0.0300 (-2.36%)
     
  • NASDAQ

    14,672.68
    -105.59 (-0.71%)
     
  • VOLATILITY

    18.24
    +0.54 (+3.05%)
     
  • FTSE

    7,032.30
    -46.12 (-0.65%)
     
  • NIKKEI 225

    27,283.59
    -498.83 (-1.80%)
     
  • CAD/EUR

    0.6752
    -0.0006 (-0.09%)
     

Jamie Lee Curtis Hunts Michael Myers (Again) in Halloween Kills Trailer: 'He's the Essence of Evil'

·2 min read

He's still alive.

In the first full trailer for Halloween Kills, Jamie Lee Curtis' Laurie Strode returns to try to, once and for all, take down the masked and murderous Michael Myers. Picking up immediately after 2018's Halloween, fans see in the trailer how the serial killer survives that film's climactic house fire to continue his rampage.

"Michael Myers is flesh and blood," Curtis says at one point in the trailer, "but a man couldn't survive that fire. The more he kills, the more he transcends. He's the essence of evil."

Halloween Kills, the second of a modern follow-up trilogy building off of the 1978 original, also stars Judy Greer, Anthony Michael Hall, Andi Matichak and Kyle Richards (the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star, 52, reprises her role as a grown-up Lindsey Wallace over four decades after the first movie).

The horror film was delayed due to the pandemic, now set to hit theaters Oct. 15. The next entry, titled Halloween Ends, is expected to debut in 2022.

RELATED: Jamie Lee Curtis on Being a Child of Movie Stars: 'I Watched My Parents Get Face and Neck Lifts'

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences.
Update your settings here to see it.

Want to get the biggest stories from PEOPLE every weekday? Subscribe to our new podcast, PEOPLE Every Day, to get the essential celebrity, entertainment and human interest news stories Monday through Friday.

On Instagram, Curtis, 62, praised writer/director David Gordon Green and co-writer Danny McBride for crafting "an intense and brutal second wave of their masterpiece HALLOWEEN 2018."

"They were prescient in the 2018 film about the amount of trauma that was being recognized, primarily by the #metoo movement which collided with Laurie's 40 year trauma," wrote Curtis, "and now they were again ahead of the curve of the amount of rage that we have all seen and felt in 2020. WE ARE ALL MAD AS HELL AND WE ARE NOT GOING TO TAKE IT ANYMORE!"

"Another brilliant chapter in the ultimate story of good vs evil, Laurie vs Michael," she added. "Happy Halloween. See you ALL in THEATERS in October!"

Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting