Comparison of the theatrical version
and the longer American TV version
, featured on the Anchor Bay DVD. Altogether 4 chapters of the TV version were shot after the original shooting had ended. That happened, by the way, during the shooting of Halloween II.
Theatrical version: 1:30:13
American TV version: 1:41:00
Difference: 10.47 Min.
Dr. Loomis argues with 2 other doctors about transfering Michael Myers to a minimum-security-sanatorium. Then he briefly visits Michael and tells him that he might fool them. But not him...
Dr. Loomis takes a look at the room where Michael was held in the sanatorium and managed to escape.
Laurie gets a visit from her female friend, then girl talk...