Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (Also known as Halloween 6: The Curse of Michael Myers, Halloween 666: The Curse of Michael Myers, or simply Halloween 6) is a 1995 American slasher film directed by Joe Chappelle and written by Daniel Farrands. The film stars Donald Pleasence in his final film appearance, Paul Rudd, and Marianne Hagan. It is the sixth installment in the Halloween film series. The film follows Michael Myers as he stalks the Strode family, cousins of Laurie Strode, while Dr. Sam Loomis pursues Michael Myers once more. The film reveals the source of Michael Myers's immortality and his drive to kill.