Halloween (2007)

For Rob Zombie’s 2007 remake of “Halloween,” the fictional town of Haddonfield is actually South Pasadena, where the original film likewise shot.  In fact, just a few blocks down from the Myers house from the John Carpenter original, you’ll find the Michael Myers home from Rob Zombie’s remake.  The house was also notably used in the TV series “My So-Called Life.”

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LOCATION: 1110 Glendon Way, South Pasadena, CA 91030

Here is the house of Laurie Strode.

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LOCATION: 1002 Highland St, South Pasadena, CA 91030

Here is the Wallace house.  The same house was featured in the film “The Battle Of Shaker Heights.”

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LOCATION: 1937 La France Ave, South Pasadena, CA 91030

The Doyle house can be found on the same street as the Wallace house.  The same house can also be seen in several other films, including “She’s Out of Control,” “Little Fockers,” “Bruce Almighty” and “Star Kid.”

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LOCATION: 1960 La France Ave, South Pasadena, CA 91030

Young Michael Myers attends school at this building, which is actually an administration building for the South Pasadena Unified School District.

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LOCATION: 1020 El Centro St, South Pasadena, CA 91030

Directly across the street is Laurie’s school, which is actually the entrance of the Community Room of the South Pasadena Public Library.

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LOCATION: 1115 El Centro St, South Pasadena, CA 91030

Smith’s Grove Sanitarium, where Michael Meyers is housed later in the film, is actually a Veteran’s Hospital in North Hills.  There are quite a number of buildings and roads on the premises,  so it can be tricky finding the exact spot used in the film.  To locate it, you must first turn onto Puller Rd.  Each building has a large number on it.  A bit down Puller Rd, you’ll see the building from the film, which is building 4.  It can be easily identified by the long wall surrounding the yard in front of it.

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LOCATION: 16111 Plummer St, North Hills, CA 91343

Related articles: Halloween II (2009), The Devil’s Rejects (2005)

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