Season 2, Episode 41 John Carpenter

First Aired: December 2, 1999

A profile of John Carpenter includes clips from the films “Assault on Precinct 13” (1976), “Halloween” (1978) and “Escape from New York” (1981). Also: comments from Jamie Lee Curtis; Kurt Russell; and Carpenter's ex-wife, actress Adrienne Barbeau.

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