“Five more days ’til Halloween,
Five more days ’til Halloween,
—From a commercial for the Silver Shamrock Halloween mask, in the 1982 movie, Halloween III: Season of the Witch. When it was released, the film made a profit, but was a something of a commercial disappointment. It has since become a cult classic.
Come to think of it, you could apply that description to about 96% of the horror movies made more than a few years ago.
Anyhow, the Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka family have owned Halloween every since the twins, Gideon and Harper, started dressing for the occasion. Here’s a reminder of how they did it:
But now a new and unlikely contender has emerged. After scoring in 2014 as “Princess Fiona” from Shrek…
…the newbie is back this year as “Ursula” from The Little Mermaid.
Who is it? I’ll post the answer tomorrow.