‘Halloween’ Theme Invades ‘My Name is Earl’ Boogeyman Episode

The Halloween legacy has been referenced in popular culture numerous times over the years, and we want to pay tribute to each one of those shout-outs in a new regular feature here at Halloween Daily News, this time focusing on a hilarious episode of My Name is Earl from 2005!

In the episode, titled “Boogeyman”, John Carpenter’s classic Halloween theme is featured during a nightmare sequence about a kid who can’t sleep because he is scared that “the Boogeyman” is going to get him.

The Season 1 “Boogeyman” episode of My Name is Earl featuring John Carpenter’s Halloween theme can currently be viewed on Netflix via instant streaming here.

Where else have you seen Halloween referenced in popular culture?

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Matt Artz

Founded Halloween Daily News in 2012 and the Halloween International Film Festival in 2016. Professional writer/journalist/photographer since 2000.