Halloween movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant halloween movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out scary, psychological, dark, suspenseful, weird and slasher films and TV shows about / with halloween, supernatural, halloween costume, suspense, macabre, death, teenager, monster, trick or treating and storytelling plots mostly in Horror, Comedy and Fantasy genres shot in USA, Canada, Mexico and other countries.
halloween movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as halloween: Trick 'r Treat (2007), Tales of Halloween (2015), Halloween (1978), Hocus Pocus (1993), Fun Size (2012), Hell Fest (2018), The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993), Halloweentown (1998), Monster House (2006), Halloweentown High (2004).

List of halloween movies

Trick 'r Treat (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four 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 one guy for her; a group of teenagers pull a mean prank; a bitter old recluse receives ...
Style: scary, slasher, psychological, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, werewolf, monster, serial killer, masked killer, suspense, psychopath, halloween party, ghost, supernatural, prank, scarecrow ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
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Tales of Halloween (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ten stories from horror's top directors. Ghosts, ghouls, monsters, and the devil delight in terrorizing unsuspecting residents of a suburban neighborhood on Halloween night. This creepy anthology combines classic Halloween tales with the stuff ...
Style: dark, disturbing, absurd, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, witch, murder, alien, death, suspense, dead, ghoul, ghost story, demon, violence, fight ...
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Halloween (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In John Carpenter's horror classic, a psychotic murderer, institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, serial killer, psychopath, murder, masked killer, suspense, small town, psychiatrist, violence, violent, high school, evil ...
Time: year 1978, 70s, 80s, year 1963, 20th century ...
Place: california, illinois, midwest
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Hocus Pocus (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After 300 years of slumber, three sister witches are accidentally resurrected in Salem on Halloween night, and it us up to three kids and their newfound feline friend to put an end to the witches' reign of terror once and for all.
Style: fairy tale, sweet, scary, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, date night ...
Plot: witch, halloween, magic, supernatural, cat, teenage life, disney, children, halloween party, childhood, sisters, spell ...
Time: year 1993, 90s, 20th century, 18th century, 17th century
Place: massachusetts, usa, new england
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Fun Size (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Wren is invited to a Halloween party by her crush, Aaron Riley, but she is also forced by her mother to take her oddball little brother Albert with her when she goes out trick-or-treating on Halloween. When she goes to the party instead, she loses ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, funny, feel good ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: halloween, teenage life, teenage girl, family relations, escapades, siblings relations, best friends, teenager, halloween party, silly humor, disorder, track down ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ohio, cleveland ohio, usa
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Hell Fest (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On Halloween night at a horror theme park, a costumed killer begins slaying innocent patrons who believe that it's all part of the festivities.
Style: slasher, scary, bleak, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: amusement park, halloween, masked killer, serial killer, group of friends, maniac, psycho, mystery killer, psychopath, killings, homicidal maniac, killing spree ...
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The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Tired of scaring humans every October 31 with the same old bag of tricks, Jack Skellington, the spindly king of Halloween Town, kidnaps Santa Claus and plans to deliver shrunken heads and other ghoulish gifts to children on Christmas morning. But as ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, dark, atmospheric, surreal ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, horror for children
Plot: christmas, halloween, holiday, goth, good versus evil, imagination, objects come to life, music, imaginary kingdom, magic, fantasy world, loneliness ...
Time: 90s
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Halloweentown (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: On her 13th birthday, Marnie learns she's a witch, discovers a secret portal, and is transported to Halloweentown — a magical place where ghosts and ghouls, witches and werewolves live apart from the human world. But she soon finds herself ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, tense, melancholic, captivating ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing, horror for children
Plot: halloween, witch, magic, teenage girl, teenage witch, youth, good versus evil, disney, disorder, supernatural ability, rescue, save the day ...
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Monster House (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Monsters under the bed are scary enough, but what happens when an entire house is out to get you? Three teens aim to find out when they go up against a decrepit neighboring home and unlock its frightening secrets.
Style: scary, dark, semi serious, captivating, funny ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night, preschoolers, family outing ...
Plot: halloween, haunted house, monster, suburbs, children, supernatural, ghost, neighbor, old dark house, friendship, child, holiday ...
Time: 21st century
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Halloweentown High (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Marnie Piper prepares to begin a new school year, she asks the Halloweentown Hot Witches' Council to work toward openness between Halloweentown and the mortal world. She proposes to bring a group of Halloweentown students to her own high school ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, stylized, humorous, offbeat
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens, date night ...
Plot: halloween, witch, magic, supernatural, friends, hereditary gift of witchcraft, disney, monster, friendship, escapades, vengeance, wizards and magicians ...
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Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sequel to "Goosebumps".
Style: scary, semi serious, dark fairy tale, slasher, exciting ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens, horror for children
Plot: halloween, monster, transformation, giant spider, supernatural, bully, magic, magical power, mother, ogre, boyfriend, paranormal ...
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Casper (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Furious that her late father only willed her his gloomy-looking mansion rather than his millions, Carrigan Crittenden is ready to burn the place to the ground when she discovers a map to a treasure hidden in the house. But when she enters the ...
Style: sweet, light, fairy tale, humorous, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, chick flick ...
Plot: ghost, friendship, halloween, supernatural, haunted house, single father, father daughter relationship, afterlife, childhood, mischievous children, family bonds, friends ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: maine, new england, usa
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The Addams Family (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Uncle Fester has been missing for 25 years. An evil doctor finds out and introduces a fake Fester in an attempt to get the Addams Family's money. The youngest daughter has some doubts about the new uncle Fester, but the fake uncle adapts very ...
Style: gothic, humorous, funny, not serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: goth, halloween, dark humor, supernatural, eccentric family, supernatural ability, childhood, fantasy world, family relations, parents and children, husband wife relationship, witch ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: This classic "Peanuts" tale focuses on the thumb-sucking, blanket-holding Linus, and his touching faith in the "Great Pumpkin." When Linus discovers that no one else believes in the creature, he sets out to prove that the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, enigmatic, affectionate, visually appealing ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: halloween, holiday, cartoon dog, monster, children, football, friendship, pumpkin, childhood, good versus evil, fantasy world, alter ego ...
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Halloween (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After being committed for 17 years, Michael Myers, now a grown man and still very dangerous, escapes from the mental institution (where he was committed as a 10 year old) and he immediately returns to Haddonfield, where he wants to find his baby ...
Style: slasher, scary, psychological, suspenseful, splatter ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: halloween, serial killer, psychopath, masked killer, vengeance, monster, sadistic psychopath, teenage life, dysfunctional family, suspense, manhunt, bullying ...
Time: 70s, 21st century
Place: midwest
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Halloween (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her iconic role as Laurie Strode, who comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago. This film, ...
Style: slasher, scary, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, halloween, masked killer, violence, boogeyman, sadistic psychopath, serial murder, homicidal maniac, evil, suspense, masked villain, psychopath ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: illinois, midwest
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The Halloween Tree (1993)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Four children learn the origins of Halloween customs while trying to save the life of their friend.
Style: exciting, feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: halloween, friends, youth, supernatural, disorder, time travel, old dark house, day of the dead, pagan, escapades, tombs and skeletons, ancient mystery ...
Place: mexico
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All Hallows' Eve (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: While watching two children on Halloween night, a babysitter finds an old VHS tape in the kids' trick or treat bag. The tape features three tales of terror, all linked together by a murderous clown. As the night goes on strange things begin to ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: killer clown, halloween, evil clown, supernatural, youth, woman in danger, clown, videotaping, survival, found footage, monster, amusement park ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, russia
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Addams Family Values (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Siblings Wednesday and Pugsley Addams will stop at nothing to get rid of Pubert, the new baby boy adored by parents Gomez and Morticia. Things go from bad to worse when the new "black widow" nanny, Debbie Jellinsky, launches her plan to ...
Style: gothic, humorous, funny, parody, visually appealing ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: goth, eccentric family, halloween, nanny, dysfunctional family, farce, camp, husband wife relationship, thanksgiving, youth, power relations, parenthood ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hawaii
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Pay the Ghost (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: One year after his young son disappeared during a Halloween carnival, Mike Cole is haunted by eerie images and terrifying messages he can’t explain. Together with his estranged wife, he will stop at nothing to unravel the mystery and find their ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, intense, enigmatic, suspenseful ...
Plot: halloween, ghost, missing child, police, devil, child abduction, supernatural, suspense, revenge, nightmare, rescue, professor ...
Place: new york, ireland, new orleans, usa, mexico
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Lady in White (1988)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Locked in a school closet during Halloween 1962, young Frank witnesses the ghost of a young girl and the man who murdered her years ago. Shortly afterward he finds himself stalked by the killer and is soon drawn to an old house where a mysterious ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Plot: ghost, halloween, supernatural, serial killer, murder, small town, child in peril, bullying, vengeance, coming of age, maniac, investigation ...
Time: 60s, 80s, year 1962, 20th century
Place: new york, los angeles, new york state
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Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dr. Daniel Challis and Ellie Grimbridge stumble onto a gruesome murder scheme when Ellie's novelty-salesman father, Harry, is killed while in possession of a strange mask made by the Silver Shamrock mask company. The company's owner, Conal ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, scary, splatter, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, robot, stonehenge, supernatural, factory, curfew, serial killer, surveillance camera, hospital, female nudity, bad guys win, druid ...
Time: 80s
Place: northern california, california, seattle, los angeles, new york
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Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada, Mexico
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The shadow of the Bellows family has loomed large in the small town of Mill Valley for generations. It's in a mansion that young Sarah Bellows turns her tortured life and horrible secrets into a series of scary stories. These terrifying tales ...
Style: scary, enigmatic, disturbing, spooky, slasher ...
Audience: teens, kids, adult
Plot: teenager, halloween, urban legend, monster, small town, murder, supernatural, ghost, scarecrow, haunted house, fear, hospital ...
Time: year 1968, 20th century, 60s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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The Houses October Built (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Beneath the fake blood and cheap masks of countless haunted house attractions across the country, there are whispers of truly terrifying alternatives. Looking to find an authentic, blood-curdling good fright for Halloween, five friends set off on a ...
Style: scary, dark, rough, bleak, slasher ...
Plot: halloween, found footage, haunted house, fear, suspense, buried alive, road trip, clown, group of friends, violence, death, house ...
Place: texas, new orleans
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Halloween II (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Laurie Strode struggles to come to terms with her brother Micheal's deadly return to Haddonfield, Illinois; meanwhile, Michael prepares for another reunion with his sister.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, splatter, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: halloween, murder, serial killer, murderer, hospital, insanity, suspense, serial murder, death, brutality, rage, macabre ...
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Terrifier (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A maniacal clown named Art, terrorizes three young women on Halloween night and everyone else who stands in his way.
Style: slasher, scary, disturbing, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: killer clown, halloween, evil clown, clown, maniac, macabre, sadism, brutality, homicidal maniac, serial killer, dismemberment, murder ...
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Hubie Halloween (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Hubie Dubois who, despite his devotion to his hometown of Salem, Massachusetts (and its legendary Halloween celebration), is a figure of mockery for kids and adults alike. But this year, something really is going bump in the night, and it’s up to ...
Style: funny, feel good, captivating, entertaining, spooky ...
Audience: kids
Plot: halloween, halloween party, bully, bullying, supernatural, single mother, prank, boy scout, protective mother, social relations, murder investigation, showdown ...
Time: 2020s, 21st century
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Scared Shrekless (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Shrek challenges Donkey, Puss in Boots and his other fairy tale character friends to spend the night in Lord Farquaad's haunted castle, telling scary stories to see who can resist becoming scared and stay the longest.
Style: fairy tale, feel good, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: halloween, ghost, haunted castle, friendship, ambition, friends, contests and competitions, odd couple, reluctant partners, verbal byplay, cat, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 2010s
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The Guest (2014)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A soldier introduces himself to the Peterson family, claiming to be a friend of their son who died in action. After the young man is welcomed into their home, a series of accidental deaths seem to be connected to his presence.
Style: tense, atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: halloween, murder, mysterious character, psychopath, soldier, twists and turns, suspense, grief, family relations, family problems, dishonesty, ex soldier ...
Time: 80s, 21st century
Place: new mexico, usa
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Halloween at Aunt Ethel's (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Everyone in town knows the story of Old Aunt Ethel. It's said she makes Halloween candy and pumpkin pie out of the kids that trick-or-treat at her house. This Halloween, the neighborhood teens are going to find out the truth.
Style: sexy, scary, psychotronic, sex comedy, teen sex comedy ...
Plot: halloween, cannibalism, urban legend, halloween party, teenage girl, voyeurism, group of friends, gross out humor, missing person, violence, murder, friendship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida
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