Halloween Films If You Don't Like Scary Movies

Want to get in a spooky mood without getting scared? Why not check out our favourite films to watch at Halloween.

1. The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

The Wallace and Gromit film has a spooky theme when a rabbit/werewolf hybrid wreaks havoc across the village (and eats a lot of prize vegetables too.)

2. Gremlins

When a dad tries to get a good present for his son, a gang of gremlins are set on the loose and tear up the town.

3. The Nightmare before Christmas

The film follows Jack Skellington, Halloweentown's beloved pumpkin king, when he accidentally stumbles on Christmastown.

4. Hocus Pocus

A young girl accidentally frees a coven of evil witches, and she must steal the witches' book of spells to stop them from becoming immortal.

5. Ghostbusters (1984)

After the members of a team of scientists lose their jobs at a university in New York City, they decide to become "ghostbusters" to wage a battle against the supernatural for money.

6. The Craft

A new girl to the school that has telekinetic powers attracts the attention of three wannabe witches, who happen to be seeking a fourth member for their rituals. After a minor spell on another pupil, they go power mad.

7. Beetle Juice

When a family moves into a house haunted by ghosts, the ghosts try and get rid of their new room mates with the help of Beetlejuice.

8. Casper

When a ghost specialist arrives to communicate with Casper, he brings along his teenage daughter, Kat, who strikes a friendship with the friendly ghost.

9. The Addams Family

When a man claiming to be Fester, the missing brother of Gomez Addams, arrives at the Addams' home, the family is thrilled. However, Morticia begins to suspect the man is a fraud, since he cannot recall details of Fester's life...

10. Hotel Transylvania

When monsters want to get away from it all, they go to Count Dracula's Hotel Transylvania, a lavish resort where they can be themselves without humans around to bother them.


Want to get in the Halloween spirit? Try some of our pumpkin carving templates, or check out our spooky halloween playlist.