You absolutely cannot start the Halloween season without binge-watching Halloween movies! There are so many great options out there that it can be hard to choose…Do you want animated, family-friendly, funny or downright spooky? If you start now, there’s a good possibility that you can watch any and all of them in abundance before the Halloween holiday starts! Introduce your family to some of the “classics” when it comes to Halloween, and let them get into the spirit of the holiday. Pop up a bunch of popcorn, sit back and relax, and enjoy viewing these fun and festive Halloween movies that your family will love!
When it comes to watching your favorite Halloween movies, you just simply can’t go wrong! Load up your que or head to your friends and borrow any and all that you think would be appropriate, then prepare to spend the next few weeks watching and getting pumped up for the Halloween season! Plus check out these Halloween printables for kids, for even more Halloween themed fun.
Epic Halloween Movies
Choose one or choose them all but these Halloween movies are a great way to get ready for the Halloween season!
- Casper. Everyone loves this friendly little ghost! There’s nothing spooky about him at all!
- Hocus Pocus. This classic Halloween movie is literally one that you can watch year round. It’s just that good!
- The Nightmare Before Christmas. Wait…what? Don’t let the title fool you but it’s a great movie that combines Halloween and Christmas, all in one.
- The Addams Family. Who could forget this spooky family?
- Ghostbusters. Who ya gonna call?!
- It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown. Fall in love with Charlie Brown even more with this adorable Halloween movie.
- Harry Potter. ANY Harry Potter movie is great to watch this time of year!
- Monsters, Inc. Monsters have seriously never been cuter.
- Hotel Transylvania. There are actually two great options for this movie out now, and a third that was just in theaters that will soon be coming to video. Watching them back to back sounds like a great way to get excited for Halloween!
- Goosebumps. Talk about a movie that has a ton of books to back it up!
No matter what type of Halloween movies that your family enjoys watching, these 10 above are certain to bring a smile to your face and limited screams and shrieks. Always make certain to make the best judgment call for what you want to watch, as every household is different in what they will want to see and enjoy.
And when it comes to watching Halloween movies, don’t forget to stock up on all the snacks! No movie night would be complete without an abundance of popcorn, candy and beverages!
Watching Halloween movies is always fun, but there are a few ways that you can up the fun ever more as well!
- Invite over friends and family and have a Halloween watch party. The more the merrier when it comes to watching those spooky films!
- Take it outside and put it on the big screen. If you have access to a movie projector, why not head outdoors and watch the scary films? It’s so much fun to sit out under the stars and stare up at a screen. Don’t forget the blankets as well as it can get a bit chilly late at night!
What is your favorite Halloween movie?