Top 10 Halloween Films to Put on Your Watchlist this October
Tis the season to be spooked, with Halloween right around the corner, it is only fitting to scare yourself silly by watching ghostly ghouls, blood sucking demons & spine-chilling serial killers.
We all love a good scare every now and again so here are 10 of the top Spooktacular films to watch this happy Halloween!
- Haunting on Hill House
If you want something to spook you throughout the majority of the month, this Netflix original series will chill you to the core. Beware, do not watch alone!
- Addams Family
If you’re a bit of scaredy cat and not a fan of jumping out of your skin but still want to get into the Halloween spirit. The Addams Family is an ideal in-between. Filled with all the creatures of the night, this quirky family film is a dark comedy classic.
Not all ghosts are scary! Casper, the friendly ghost is the perfect film to watch with the whole family. Filled with laughter moments & sad times, you can’t help but smile as you watch a father & daughter live in haunted house full of mischievous ghosts.
Don’t say his name 3 times, or you might regret it!
The Tim Burton classic tells the tale of a mischievous spirt causing mayhem when he is hired to draw out some unwanted spirits in a family home.
- Nightmare on Elm Street
Whatever you do, don’t fall asleep!
The story of the terrifying, Freddie Kruger who emerges from the boiler room and kills you in your sleep. But how long can you go without sleep? You have to sleep at some point, right?
- Corpse Bride
When groom, Victor, practices his wedding vows but ends up accidentally placing the wedding ring on the skeletal hand of deceased bride, Emily, who was murdered on her wedding day. She rises from the grave to take her new fiancé to the underworld for a ghoulish undead wedding. Tim Burton animated movie classic.
When many children disappear from a small town it is up to a group of friends to find the culprit. What they don’t know is that it’s the doing of a shape shifting killer clown preying on the fears of children.
15 years after brutally murdering his sister, Michael Myers escapes a metal hospital and returns to his hometown in Illinois to kill anyone in his path.
- Nightmare Before Christmas
The Pumpkin King of Halloween Town, Jack Skeleton, stumbles through the door of Christmas Town and his findings inspire him to transform the ghoulish town into a Christmas Celebration. Family fun that bleeds nicely from Halloween to Christmas vibes.
- Hocus Pocus
Halloween 90’s classic, if this isn’t on your Halloween list every year then you’re not living. Three witches who are reawakened after being executed in the 17th Century, return to the town of Salem to wreak havoc, but the historically witch driven town looks very different in the year 1993.