Frightful Films: Must watch Halloween movies

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Frightful Films: Must watch Halloween movies

Beetlejuice,The Nightmare Before Christmas, Halloween, and It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown are some the most classic Halloween films.  Each movie falls under a different genre, to appeal to all people.

Beetlejuice,The Nightmare Before Christmas, Halloween, and It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown are some the most classic Halloween films. Each movie falls under a different genre, to appeal to all people.

Official Movie Websites

Beetlejuice,The Nightmare Before Christmas, Halloween, and It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown are some the most classic Halloween films. Each movie falls under a different genre, to appeal to all people.

Official Movie Websites

Official Movie Websites

Beetlejuice,The Nightmare Before Christmas, Halloween, and It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown are some the most classic Halloween films. Each movie falls under a different genre, to appeal to all people.

If the rain is too much for you, and you’d rather curl up in a blanket and watch some classic Halloween movies, here are some suggestions:

Comedy

Beetlejuice (1988)

Rating: PG-13

Runtime: 93 minutes

Starring: Michael Keaton, Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis

Summary: A dead couple returns to their house as ghosts, which is now occupied by an annoying family, so they must summon a ghost to drive them out.

Honorable Mentions: Hocus Pocus, Halloweentown, Goosebumps

Animated

The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)

Rating: PG

Runtime: 76 minutes

Starring: Chris Sarandon, Catherine O’ Hara, Glenn Shadix,

Summary: After discovering Christmas Town, Jack Skellington, King of Halloween Town, attempts to bring Christmas to his town.

Honorable Mentions: Coraline, Frankenweenie, 

Horror

Halloween (1978)

Rating: R

Runtime: 93 minutes

Starring: Donald Pleasence, Jamie Lee Curtis, Nancy Kyes, P.J. Soles

Summary: After escaping a mental institution, Michael Myers returns to his hometown looking for revenge.

Honorable Mentions: Scream, Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, Halloween (2018 version)

Family

It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966)

Rating: NR

Runtime: 25 minutes

Starring: Peter Robbins, Christopher Shea, Sally Dryer, Cathy Steinberg

Summary: All of the gang goes Trick-or-Treating, except Linus and Sally, in hopes of seeing the “Great Pumpkin.”

Honorable Mentions: Hotel Transylvania, ParaNorman, Spooky Buddies.

 

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