Jamie Lee Curtis—Hollywood’s reigning scream queen—is again as Laurie Strode in Halloween Kills, dealing with off towards the psycho killer Michael Myers as soon as once more. In lieu of a typical purple carpet, a fancy dress social gathering premiere was held for the movie in Los Angeles yesterday. Judy Greer, who performs Curtis’s daughter Karen within the movie, dressed up as Annie Corridor; Kyle Richards, who additionally stars within the movie as Haddonfield native Lindsey Wallace, suited up as a circus ringleader. Nevertheless it was Curtis’s costume that stole the present.
Bringing excessive camp to the purple carpet, Curtis paid homage to her mom Janet Leigh by dressing up as Leigh’s character in Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho. You do not forget that iconic scene; The one the place she’s stabbed to dying within the bathe by Norman Bates. (It’s possible you’ll hear the scene as nicely). Curtis wore a brilliant blue, buttoned-up gown and a pert blonde bob. Simply in case you missed the reference, she carried a blood-soaked bathe curtain.
For a movie as scary and grotesque as Halloween Kills, designed to scare the daylights out of the viewers, Curtis nailed her equally-eerie purple carpet method. Plus, Leigh was a scream queen in her personal proper, so it’s solely pure that Curtis keep on her legacy.