Halloween Movies for Kids & Families
If you are looking for family-friendly Halloween movies to watch together this October, check out our favourite spooky and not-so-spooky movies. Watch these old and not so old family Halloween movies from the comfort of your own home. Grab the popcorn, Halloween treats and snuggle up with one of our favourite Halloween movies perfect for kids and families to enjoy together. There’s a happy Halloween in store even for children who aren’t allowed to trick or treat, so here’s our go-to guide for your Halloween much-watch movies.
Little Shop of Horrors
1986 ‧ Musical/Horror
1988 ‧ Comedy/Fantasy
1984 ‧ 1989 ‧ 1996 ‧ Comedy/Fantasy
And exciting news on June 11th, 2021 Ghostbusters: Afterlife is due to be released.
1993 ‧ Family/Comedy
1995 ‧ Family/Fantasy
1999 ‧ Horror/Mystery
2001 ‧ Family/Comedy
2012 ‧ Animation/Family
2012 ‧ Family/Comedy
Super Monster Save Halloween
2018 ‧ Animation/Family
The Addams Family
2019 ‧ Family/Comedy
Perhaps you might argue that the following movies we picked aren’t typical Halloween movies but we think they are too good not to mention and watch this Halloween weekend.
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
1982 ‧ Family/Sci-Fi
Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas
1993 ‧ Animation/Fantasy
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone
2001 ‧ Fantasy/Adventure
2005 ‧ Animation/Fantasy
2009 ‧ Animation/Family
We would love to know what you are doing to celebrate Halloween this year or what family Halloween movie you watched together, find us on social media @tridentholidayhomes and let us know!
Eilís M – Editor of the Trident blog
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