Blog | Halloween movies
With Halloween lurking just around the corner, what better way to get in the mood for it than with some spooky films.
Suitable for everyone.
Be careful what you ask for. After Sarah wishes the goblin king, Jareth, would take her baby brother away, she ends up having to journey through a labyrinth to get him back before he is turned into a goblin.
Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (U)
Our plasticine heroes must stop a giant, menacing rabbit from ruining a town’s annual giant vegetable competition, in another stop-motion masterpiece.
Monsters, Inc. (U)
When a human child ends up getting into Monstropolis, the resident monsters must face their own fear of people and return her to our world.
Kids are sure to love the story of Casper the friendly ghost and his connection with Kat, but there are also a few spooky moments to keep them on edge!
For older Scouts.
Hocus Pocus (PG)
The cult classic is always a popular film around Halloween – need we say more? Definitely worth a re-re-re-watch!
The Corpse Bride (PG)
The king of creepiness, Tim Burton, delivers the perfect Halloween film with this eerie and spooky animated feature.
The Addams Family (PG)
Another classic like Hocus Pocus, the wacky, zany and spooky Addams Family are essential Halloween viewing.
The Witches (PG)
Based on the Roald Dahl book, this story of how all the world’s witches plan to turn children into mice will surely spook the kids.
The Goonies (12)
A great adventure film with a spooky twist as a band of misfit kids venture in search of treasure and get a lot more than they bargained for.