The Best Halloween Movies!
Jazmine Borreson, Online Visuals Editor
The "Cannibal" Lecter in this ominous thriller. Former FBI agent Will Graham tries to track down an elusive serial killer, Will Graham must once more reveal in Lecter in order to put the clues together, but who is playing whom in this murderous game of cat and mouse.
The classic cartoon ghost chasers is a wonderful halloween movie. This 2002 film offers something that everyone can enjoy!
Trick ‘r Treat (2007)
Five interwoven stories that occur on Halloween: An everyday high school principal has a secret life as a serial killer; a college virgin might have just met the guy for her; a group of teenagers pull a mean prank; a woman who loathes the night has to contend with her holiday-obsessed husband; and a mean old man meets his match with a demonic, supernatural trick-or-treater.
Children of the Corn
A young couple is trapped in a remote town where a dangerous religious cult of children believe everyone over the age of 18 must be killed.
Chloe Grace Moretz's movie looks so creepy, and so good. Chloe plays an outcast named Carrie who is confronted with the meanest of mean girls. But she gets her revenge using telepathic powers.
On a cold Halloween night in 1963, six year old Michael Myers brutally murdered his 17-year-old sister, Judith. He was sentenced and locked away for 15 years. But on October 30, 1978, while being transferred for a court date, a 21-year-old Michael Myers steals a car and escapes Smith's Grove. He returns to his quiet hometown of Haddonfield, Illinois, where he looks for his next victims.
Warm Bodies (2013)
Warm Bodies is the perfect Halloween movie for hopeless romantics! In it, plays an unusual zombie who saves a living girl instead of eating her and their budding relationship might just be what it takes to bring some life back into their post-apocalyptic world!
The Possession (2012)
Based on a true story, The Possession is the terrifying account of how one family must unite in order to survive the wrath of an unspeakable evil. Clyde (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) and Stephanie Brenek (Kyra Sedgwick) see little cause for alarm when their youngest daughter Em becomes oddly obsessed with an antique wooden box she purchased at a yard sale. But as Em's behavior becomes increasingly erratic,...
It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966)
Linus waits for the Great Pumpkin on Halloween night, even though all of his friends tell him that it's not real.
The movie's about a paranormal expert and his daughter, Kat, moving into an abandoned mansion to get rid of the ghosts haunting it for a greedy heiress who wants to bulldoze the mansion in search of buried treasure. But anyone who loves this classic knows that when it comes down to it, the movie's about Kat and Casper the Friendly Ghost's beautiful friendship as they help each other come to terms w...
Who you gonna call? How about three parapsychologists (ghost scientists) who started a New York ghost-busting business to rid Manhattan of all its spooks? Ego, Ray, and Peter lose their research grants at their university and open Ghostbusters, and they soon find themselves investigating the possession and abduction of a woman who Peter was planning on going on a date with. It turns out, ghosts aren...
The Little Vampire (2010)
The Little Vampire is a story of a lonely boy who befriends a vampire and helps him search for a magical amulet that can turn him and his vampire family into humans.
Let Me In (2010)
Twelve-year old Owen is viciously bullied by his classmates and neglected by his divorcing parents. Achingly lonely, Owen spends his days plotting revenge on his middle school tormentors and his evenings spying on the other inhabitants of his apartment complex. His only friend is his new neighbor Abby, an eerily self-possessed young girl who lives next door with her silent father. A frail, troubled...
Young Frankenstein (1974)
A parody of Frankenstein and Bride of Frankenstein, Frederick, the grandson of the famous mad scientist, inherits his estate and continues his experiments. Instead of building a new creature with a "genius" brain, however, he accidentally uses an "abnormal" one. The monster gets loose several times, and eventually falls in love with Frederick's wife, Elizabeth, who loves him in return. They live happily e...
The Addams Family (1991)
Gomez Addams, head of the Addams family, tells his lawyer, Tully, that he has not spoken to his brother, Fester, in many years. When a loan shark demands that Tully pay her, her son poses as Fester in an attempt to break into the Addams family's vault. However, it's difficult for the Fester-impostor to fit in with the Addams. Their home is full of dark magic, and the Addams find it equally hard to ...
After dying in a car crash, the ghosts of Adam and Barbara Maitland are informed that they have to remain in their house for 150 years. This is fine, until their house is sold to a family they can't stand. The Maitlands love their beautiful home — and they don't want the yuppie Deetz family living in it! The couple hires freelance bio-exorcist Beetle Juice to scare the Deetzes away (Adam and Barb...
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Jack Skellington (the voice of Chris Sarandon), the Pumpkin King of Halloween Town, becomes bored with the town's namesake holiday, which the townspeople prepare all year for. When he accidentally finds himself in Christmas Town, he decides to take over the holiday and kidnap Santa. He doesn't do the holiday quite right, though — Jack's Christmas involves shrunken heads as toys and skeletal rein...
Hocus Pocus (1993)
Three witches (played by Sarah Jessica Parker, Bette Midler and Kathy Najimy) return 300 years after being hung for their spellwork in 17th-century Salem, Massachusetts. To hold onto immortality, they have to take the life of a child, and the three kids who accidentally resurrected them are doing all they can to stop the witches from returning Salem to the way it was when they first lived. ...
Halloweentown is a Disney Channel Halloween classic in which three siblings who aren't allowed to celebrate Halloween run away with their Halloween-loving grandmother and discover that she's a witch from a town called Halloweentown!
This movie features Tia and Tamera Mowry, who are also known for their roles in Sister, Sister, these twin sisters were separated after their original land was taken over by the darkness. On their 21st birthday, the two find each other and learn of their magic powers. Together, they try to save their world before it's too late and try to find out who they really are in the process. ...
The Haunted Mansion (2003)
Based on the theme park ride, The Haunted Mansion follows the Evers family as they try to go on vacation together until Jim Evers (Eddie Murphy) forces them to check out a mansion that he wishes to sell. The family must stay the night after a storm causes them to be stuck in the old house where they encounter the story of two former lovers who died before they could get married and try to figure o...
Battle Royale (2000)
Imagine going on a field trip with your classmates only to be taken to an island where you all have to kill each other and only one can survive. Welcome to the world of Battle Royale. Before The Hunger Games was even a book, Battle Royale was first released in Japan in 1999. It was then turned into a movie that later made its way to the United States and became a horror film success despite controve...
Hotel Transylvania (2012)
Mavis (Selena Gomez) and her father Dracula (Adam Sandler) run a 5-star hotel in Transylvania just for monsters. When Mavis explores the human world for the first time, her father has zombies follow her and scare her from ever going back there again. Along the way, Jonathan (Andy Samberg), a human, accidentally ends up in the hotel and must try to blend in, but he is found by Dracula who tries to k...
In the near future, mad cow disease mutates into mad human disease and causes everyone affected to turn into zombies. Hoping to travel home with the possibility of reuniting with his parents, Columbus (Jesse Eisenberg) travels the country along with Tallahassee (Woody Harrelson). Along the way, they meet up with Wichita (Emma Stone) and Little Rock (Abigail Breslin) who throw a wrench in their pla...
Paranormal Activity (2009)
Paranormal Activity follows young couple Katie and Micah in their own home. Katie opens up to Micah about an demon presence that has haunted her ever since she was a young girl. Micah decides to record the couple at night to figure out what's wrong. As the nights go by, the evil presence gets worse and Katie and Micah must try to survive and get rid of the presence that seems to want more than just ...
Scream movie is a Haloween classic. The Ghostface killer that reappears in the subsequent movies makes its first apperance in this movie, killing teenagers living in a small town. A girl and her friends set out to find him, but not everyone comes back alive..
Don’t Look Under The Bed (1999)
One of the scariest Disney Channel Original Movie out there, Don't Look Under The Bed is about Frances, a teenage girl who doesn't believe in the supernatural, of course that is until she finds a bogeyman under her bed. Things get really spooky when the bogeyman starts playing pranks on the neighborhood, framing Frances as the culprit. She must team up with her imaginary friend, Larry Houdini, to s...