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Watching a suitable movie can add to your Halloween fun. Popcorn is optional.

The following is a list of movies which make suitable viewing for Halloween. It includes films about ghosts, monsters, witches, and other things that go bump in the night in addition to films from the Halloween franchise, centered on the character of Michael Myers, and other horror movies. Most of the films on the list are intended to be frightening and many of them are gory and unsuitable for children. However, the list also includes some light-hearted comedies which make suitable family viewing.

Movies can help to get you into the Halloween spirit. They can also provide great entertainment.

Ghosts

Monsters

Vampires

  • 30 Days of Night (2007)
  • Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012)
  • The Addiction (1995)
  • The Batman vs. Dracula (2005)
  • Blade (1998)
  • Blade II (2002)
  • Blade: Trinity (2004)
  • Bordello of Blood (1996)
  • Bram Stoker's Dracula (1992)
  • Captain Kronos - Vampire Hunter (1974)
  • Cold Hearts (1999)
  • Dark Shadows (2012)
  • Daybreakers (2009)
  • Fright Night (1985)
  • Fright Night (2011)
  • The Hunger (1983)
  • Innocent Blood (1992)
  • The Little Vampire 3D (2017)
  • Little Vampire (2020)
  • The Lost Boys (1987)
  • Lost Boys: The Tribe (2008)
  • Lost Boys: The Thirst (2010)
  • Love at First Bite (1979)
  • Martin (1978)
  • My Babysitter's a Vampire (2010)
  • My Best Friend Is a Vampire (1988)
  • Shadow of the Vampire (2000)
  • Suck (2009)
  • Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat (1989)
  • Underworld (2003)
  • Underworld: Evolution (2006)
  • Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009)
  • Underworld: Awakening (2012)
  • Underworld: Blood Wars (2016)
  • Vamp (1986)
  • A Vampire in Brooklyn (1996)
  • What We Do in the Shadows (2014)
  • Queen of the Damned (2002)

Witches

Halloween series

Halloweentown series

Scooby-Doo

Aliens

Monstrous animals

  • 12 Days of Terror (2005)
  • Bait (2012)
  • Bear (2010)
  • Beasts (1983)
  • Blood Monkey (2007)
  • Claws (1977)
  • Congo (1995)
  • Cruel Jaws (1995)
  • Cujo (1983)
  • Day of the Animals (1977)
  • Deep Blue Sea (1999)
  • Devil Dog: Hound of Hell (1978)
  • Eight Legged Freaks (2002)
  • Feeding Grounds (2006)
  • Ghost Shark (2013)
  • Grizzly (1976)
  • Grizzly Park (2008)
  • Grizzly Rage (2007)
  • Half-Caste (2004)
  • Ice Spiders (2007)
  • In the Spider's Web (2007)
  • Jaws (1975)
  • Jaws 2 (1978)
  • Jaws 3-D (1983)
  • Jaws in Japan (2009)
  • Jaws: The Revenge (1987)
  • The Last Shark (1980)
  • Maneater (2007)
  • Megalodon (2002)
  • Orca: The Killer Whale (1977)
  • Prophecy (1979)
  • Red Riding Hood (2011)
  • Red Water (2003)
  • The Reef (2010)
  • Shark Hunter (2001)
  • Shark Night 3D (2011)
  • Snakes on a Plane (2006)
  • Snakes on a Train (2006)
  • Swamp Shark (2011)

Zombies

  • 28 Days Later (2002)
  • 28 Days Later: The Aftermath (2007)
  • 28 Weeks Later (2007)
  • Aaah! Zombies!! (2007)
  • Abraham Lincoln vs. Zombies (2012)
  • Daddy, I'm a Zombie (2011)
  • Dawn of the Dead (1978)
  • Dawn of the Dead (2004)
  • Death Becomes Her (1992)
  • Diary of the Dead (2007)
  • Life After Beth (2014)
  • Mummy, I'm a Zombie (2014)
  • Mutant (1984) — originally known as "Night Shadows" in theatres but name was changed in all subsequent releases
  • Night of the Living Dead (1968)
  • Night of the Living Dead (1990)
  • Night of the Living Dead: Resurrection (2012)
  • Night of the Living Dead 3D (2006)
  • Night of the Living Dead 3D: Re-Animation (2012)
  • Night of the Living Dead: Origins 3D (2014)
  • Otto; or Up With Dead People (2008)
  • ParaNorman (2012)
  • Shaun of the Dead (2004)
  • The Return of the Living Dead (1985)
  • Warm Bodies (2013)
  • Wasting Away (2007)
  • World War Z (2013)
  • Zombieland (2009)
  • Zombieland: Double Tap (2019)
  • Zombies (2018)
  • Zombies 2 (2020)

Slasher

Other scary movies

See also

Bela Lugosi in the 1931 movie Dracula.

Boris Karloff as Frankenstein's monster.

The following famous horror characters have featured in one or more well-known movies.

External links

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